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San Gavino Saffron Tags: roots, cook, tasting, slow food, sardinia, sardegna, visit, food, gourmet 0 Comments

San Gavino Saffron

The San Gavino Saffron has organoleptic properties unique in the world for its colouring power, its flavour, its aroma and for its therapeutic properties, that deserved the recognition of the ...

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The Tempio Pausania Carnival Tags: culture, entertainment, nightlife, roots, tradition, sardinia, history, visit, experience, 0 Comments

The Tempio Pausania Carnival

The Carnival of Tempio Pausania (in the dialect of Gallura " Carrasciali Timpiesu" ) is the most important allegorical Carnival of Sardinia. Both in Tempio, and in general in Gallura, carnival h...

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ORISTANO'S SARTIGLIA - an historic equestrian competition Tags: culture, entertainment, heritage, tradition, sardinia, history, activites, experience, fun, 0 Comments

ORISTANO'S SARTIGLIA - an historic equestrian competition

The Sartiglia is an equestrian competition that takes place in Oristano on the last Carnival Sunday (under the protection of St. John the Baptist, protector of farmers) and on Mardi Gras (under ...

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THE PAVONCELLA (LAPWING) Tags: culture, heritage, roots, tradition, sardinia, history, 0 Comments

THE PAVONCELLA (LAPWING)

We find it in fabrics, chests, pottery, carpets, jewels, and even in the bread baked for special festivities. Illustrations of birds, puligas (chicken) or affuragias  (sparrows), is...

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OROSEI: Saint Anthony Abate's Bonfire Tags: culture, nightlife, heritage, roots, tradition, sardinia, history, visit, food, experience, fun, 0 Comments

OROSEI: Saint Anthony Abate's Bonfire

Orosei is located at the foot of a volcanic hill on the Cedrino river valley, an hour and a half from our Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites, 100 km south. Historic capital of the southe...

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BYSSUS - a fabric from the sea Tags: culture, heritage, museum, tradition, fish, sardinia, history, visit, activites, diving, experience, sea, 0 Comments

BYSSUS - a fabric from the sea

The encyclopaedia reads: “ B yssus is a textile fibre of animal origin, a sort of natural silk obtained from filaments secreted by a species of bivalve mollusks (Pinna nobilis), endemic in t...

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Discover the bread of Sardinia Tags: heritage, recipe, roots, tradition, cook, tasting, sardinia, sardegna, food, experience, gourmet, 0 Comments

Discover the bread of Sardinia

Familiarizing with the Sardinian bread world is a really interesting journey. Tourists generally know and appreciate the famous  Carasau bread in the form of a disc, also called "music pap...

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Tombs of the Giants Tags: culture, heritage, roots, sardinia, sardegna, history, excursion, walking, visit, activites, 0 Comments

Tombs of the Giants

It seems that the Giants' Tombs were religious sites , bu t the most interesting and intriguing discovery is that these structures were built exactly where the energy channels of magnetic forces e...

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Golfo Aranci's Mermaid Tags: roots, tradition, sardinia, sardegna, history, walking, visit, activites, golfo aranci, sea, fun, 0 Comments

Golfo Aranci's Mermaid

A peculiarity that guests visiting Golfo Aranci must not miss is the song of the Mermaid rising from the sea.   From the depths of the blue sea, right in front of the Town Hall, emerg...

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PASTA: a strong tradition of Sardinia Tags: recipe, roots, tradition, cook, tasting, slow food, lorighittas, fregula, filindeus, pasta, sardinia, sardegna, history, food, experience, gourmet, golfo aranci, 0 Comments

PASTA: a strong tradition of Sardinia

" Life is a combination of pasta and magic . " (Federico Fellini) Pasta in Sardinia, rich in wheat since ever, has its peculiarities to be discovered. We know that remains of wheat have been f...

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