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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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Tombs Of The Giants Tags: history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Tombs Of The Giants

It seems that the Giants' Tombs were religious sites, but the most interesting and intriguing discovery is that these structures were built exactly where the energy channels of magnetic forces exist...

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Golfo Aranci's Mermaid Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, golfo aranci, sealife & watersports, 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, emer...

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The Pillar Of Light In Golfo Aranci Tags: history & culture, golfo aranci, 0 Comments

The Pillar Of Light In Golfo Aranci

On the 11th August 1932 in Golfo Aranci, Sardinia, Guglielmo Marconi was the first person to successfully undertake an experiment with an efficient system of wireless telegraphy using extreme ra...

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Capo Figari & Figarolo Island Tags: nature & landscape, history & culture, hiking & trekking, experiences & activities, golfo aranci, 0 Comments

Capo Figari & Figarolo Island

Golfo Aranci is not only famous for its stunning beaches and pristine seawater. This tiny fishermen village has a lot more to offer. Trekking through the beautiful Mediterranean scrub is a valid al...

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