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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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Maria Lai & the art of threads Tags: personalities, culture, museum, visit, 0 Comments

Maria Lai & the art of threads

Stretched or tangled, sewn, resewn and unstitched, loose or knotted, the threads are the artistic language of a small Sardinian woman: Maria Lai . Maria Lai wanted to stitch the world wit...

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Berchidda and its surroundings Tags: landscape peculiarities nuragic civilization, personalities, culture, music, entertainment, heritage, museum, tasting, history, excursion, walking, visit, 0 Comments

Berchidda and its surroundings

Just 60 km far and an hour by car from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites ,  Berchidda deserves indeed a trip to appreciate one of the places where landscape, history and traditions com...

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Olbia: a city for tourists Tags: culture, entertainment, nightlife, museum, sardinia, history, walking, visit, activites, sea, 0 Comments

Olbia: a city for tourists

The morphology has placed the city of Olbia in a privileged position, like a pearl that, looking at the Gulf of Olbia, is set between the left  shoreline that ends with Golfo Aranci and the righ...

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The romanesque Church of San Simplicio in Olbia Tags: culture, heritage, museum, sardinia, history, visit, 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: museum, sardinia, history, excursion, visit, activites, 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: culture, heritage, museum, sardinia, history, visit, activites, 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 pa...

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Posada: a tour of medieval boroughs Tags: culture, heritage, museum, sardinia, history, visit, activites, 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: culture, heritage, museum, roots, sardinia, history, excursion, walking, visit, 0 Comments

Plan a visit: Holy Wells & Sacred Springs

The nuragic Holy Wells (or Well Temples) are typical Sardinian underground structures designed, during the Bronze Age, to the worship of the waters and to safeguard water springs, an indispensab...

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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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