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Pinna Nobilis or Noble Pen Shell Tags: nature & landscape, sealife & watersports 0 Comments

Pinna Nobilis or Noble Pen Shell

The Pinna Nobilis , commonly known as Noble Pen Shell or Fan Mussel , is one of the largest bivalve molluscs living in muddy bottoms, with the toe of the shell firmly planted in the sand thr...

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Sardinia: not only sun, salt and sea Tags: nature & landscape history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Sardinia: not only sun, salt and sea

While reading and studying Sardinia with immense wonder, I persist in discovering its countless cultural treasures. And the more I learn, the more I realize I still know very little ... and its appe...

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Tiscali's Nuragic Village Tags: nature & landscape, hiking & trekking, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Tiscali's Nuragic Village

Tiscali, the well-known Sardinian telecommunication company, founded in 1998 by Renato Soru, is well known to most of Italians, but perhaps not everyone knows that the company owes its name to ...

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Sa Pompìa: the unique citrus of Sardinia Tags: nature & landscape, food, 0 Comments

Sa Pompìa: the unique citrus of Sardinia

In mid-November the Competition for  2019 Best Panettone in the World  took place in Rome, meaning that the  panettone  is now belonging not only to Milan's history and tradi...

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The Arbustus Tags: nature & landscape, traditions & folklore, history & culture, food, 0 Comments

The Arbustus

While most of us know that the Arbutus is an evergreen sapling, typical of the Mediterranean scrub in Sardinia, perhaps not everyone knows that during the Italian Risorgimento it was one o...

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The precious wines of Sardinia Tags: nature & landscape, history & culture, food, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

The precious wines of Sardinia

The history of wine in Sardinia has very ancient origins. Iron Age’s Nuragic who lived on the island between 900 and 750 a. C. was the first red wine producers in the Mediterranean. This...

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Su Zinzulu: the jujube Tags: nature & landscape, food, 0 Comments

Su Zinzulu: the jujube

The vegetation in Sardinia is mainly formed by the Mediterranean scrub which includes holm oak, cork, phillyrea, arbutus and some species of juniper (high scrub), and the lentisk, the heather, the s...

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The Maddalena Archipelago Tags: nature & landscape, experiences & activities, sealife & watersports, 0 Comments

The Maddalena Archipelago

The islands forming the Maddalena Archipelago - 62 counting islands and islets - were baptized by the Romans Cuniculariae Insulae , "middle islands", for their position between Sardinia and Cor...

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The pink beach of Budelli Tags: nature & landscape, sealife & watersports, 0 Comments

The pink beach of Budelli

Budelli is an island in the Arcipelago di La Maddalena National Park , in the north of Sardinia near the Bocche di Bonifacio . It is part - with La Maddalena, Caprera, Santo Stefano, San...

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Supramonte of Sardinia Tags: nature & landscape, personalities, history & culture, hiking & trekking, 0 Comments

Supramonte of Sardinia

The complex of Supramonte, Sardinia’s core of Barbagia Region, is about 130 km far and two hours drive from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites .  Approaching by car, with the colou...

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