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The nuragic well of Morgongiori Tags: nuragic civilization, culture, heritage, history 0 Comments

The nuragic well of Morgongiori

The temple of Sa Scaba 'e Cresia is a hypogeic well-temple, an underground building of historical interest, in the ancient Sardinian region of Marmilla , in the Oristano province in Morgongiori...

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The English Cemetery in Golfo Aranci Tags: landscape peculiarities, personalities, heritage history, walking, hiking, golfo aranci, 0 Comments

The English Cemetery in Golfo Aranci

In the direction of Capo Figari, behind Cala Greca, past by Cala Moresca, at 5 kilometres far from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , there is a small cemetery called " Cimitero degli Ingle...

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The swords in the stones Tags: nuragic civilization, heritage, museum, history, visit, 0 Comments

The swords in the stones

Who among us does not know the legend of Excalibur, the mythical sword stuck in the rock that would have consecrated King the man capable of extracting it, which was achieved by Arthur who thus becam...

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ALLUAI! Fishing with Euphorbia juice Tags: landscape peculiarities, heritage, fishing, fish, history, walking, 0 Comments

ALLUAI! Fishing with Euphorbia juice

In Sardinia grows a variety of euphorbia very common in the countryside. It is a shrub with roundish foliage, which produces yellow flowers from January to April and goes into hibernation in the war...

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A world's heritage: dry-stone walls Tags: landscape peculiarities, heritage, history, walking, 0 Comments

A world's heritage: dry-stone walls

Half a century ago, Ferdinando Manno wrote in his " Centuries among the olive trees ": " For generations and generations, the farmers gathered this immense quantity of stones ordering them one by...

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Iron craftmanship of Sardinia Tags: craftmanship, heritage, history, visit, 0 Comments

Iron craftmanship of Sardinia

Iron craftsmanship in Sardinia, thanks to the island’s rich mineral resources, is art going back thousands of years, as confirmed by the bronze statuettes ( brunzìttu nuragicu  ...

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The Sardinian art of jewellery Tags: craftmanship, heritage, tradition, 0 Comments

The Sardinian art of jewellery

Sardinian jewels are of a very particular beauty indeed. Gold or silver, worked in filigree, bejewelled with stones and coral: jewels are an important part of traditional clothing, they have a histor...

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A journey into the local past: Sa Domo de Marras Tags: culture, heritage, museum, roots, tradition, history, excursion, visit, 0 Comments

A journey into the local past: Sa Domo de Marras

An excursion from which I brought back with me a captivating experience was at the ethnographic museum "Sa Domo 'e Sos Marras " , an ancient eighteenth century manor house, located in the histor...

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Singers of Sardinia Tags: personalities, culture, music, entertainment, heritage, tradition, history, 0 Comments

Singers of Sardinia

During the superb holidays spent at the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites, Sardinian songs are an experience to take home as it’s comparable to the sun: it lingers on the skin and then remai...

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The Shardana Tags: nuragic civilization, culture, heritage, roots, history, 0 Comments

The Shardana

Nuragic civilization was born and developed in Sardinia, confined in a period dating from the Bronze Age (1800 BC) to the 2nd century BC, already being Roman Age. The Shardana , populations ...

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