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The Romanesque Church Of San Simplicio In Olbia Tags: history & culture, experiences & activities 0 Comments

The Romanesque Church Of San Simplicio In Olbia

With half an hour drive from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , 18 kilometers far, you arrive to t he Church of San Simplicio in Olbia , in the center of the city, is the oldest and most...

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Castelsardo: The Most Beautiful Borough In Italy Tags: nature & landscape, personalities, arts & artisans history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Castelsardo: The Most Beautiful Borough In Italy

About two hours by car, 113 km away from  Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , Castel Sardo is a place worth to visit. It is in fact included among " The most beautiful borough in It...

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Atzara: A Tour Of Medieval Boroughs Tags: nature & landscape, history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Atzara: A Tour Of Medieval Boroughs

Atzara is a medieval village dating back to the early years of 1000 AD.  It is 190 km far from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , a 2-hour and 20-minute drive away. On your way you p...

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Posada: A Tour Of Medieval Boroughs Tags: nature & landscape, history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Posada: A Tour Of Medieval Boroughs

A half hour drive and 64 km far from  Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , Posada is a small pearl worth to be discovering. The town rises on a hill culminating with the tower of the ...

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Plan A Visit: Holy Wells & Sacred Springs Tags: history & culture, hiking & trekking, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Plan A Visit: Holy Wells & Sacred Springs

In many cultures, water is regarded as holy and symbolizes purification. In animist cults, water is a sacred gift to be respected and honoured. In the Hindu tradition, the main holy places are often...

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Eleanor From Arborea Tags: personalities, history & culture, 0 Comments

Eleanor From Arborea

When it comes to her, the edging between reality and mythology is not always clear.  Both history and legend tell of an exceptional woman: Eleanor, Iudex of Arborea. Around the middle of 1300, S...

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The Carnival In Tempio Pausania Town Tags: entertainment - nightlife - music, traditions & folklore, history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

The Carnival In Tempio Pausania Town

The Carnival of Tempio Pausania (in Gallurese dialect Carrasciali timpiesu ) is the most important allegorical Carnival of Sardinia. Both in Tempio, and in general in Gallura, carnival has anci...

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Oristano's Sartiglia: A Historic Equestrian Competition Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Oristano's Sartiglia: A 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 Sardinian Pavoncella (Lapwing) Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

The Sardinian 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: entertainment - nightlife - music, traditions & folklore, history & culture, food, experiences & activities, 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 south...

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