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Was Christophers Columbus Sardinian? Tags: personalities, history & culture 0 Comments

Was Christophers Columbus Sardinian?

I remember that Sister Anna Concetta, my elementary school teacher, always reminded us on October 12th of the discovery of America by Ligurian Christopher Columbus who, with his famous three caravel...

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Mother of the murdered: The Sardinian Piety Tags: personalities, history & culture, 0 Comments

Mother of the murdered: The Sardinian Piety

I n an extensive area of central-eastern Sardinia, rich in splendid mountains with steep walls, deep ravines, caves and caverns, where archaeological research is bringing to light the remains of the ...

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Annarita Serra: turning trash plastic into art pieces Tags: personalities, sealife & watersports, 0 Comments

Annarita Serra: turning trash plastic into art pieces

"I had two dreams in my life: working with art and saving the sea. I have discovered over the years that one helps me to fulfil the other, that art helps me to save the sea. I know that I am doing i...

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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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A Sardinian Nobel prized author: Grazia Deledda Tags: personalities, history & culture, 0 Comments

A Sardinian Nobel prized author: Grazia Deledda

"I'm very small, you know, I'm short even compared to Sardinian women who are very small, but I'm bold and brave like a giant and I'm not afraid of intellectual battles." Thus, Grazia Deledda ...

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Singers of Sardinia Tags: personalities, traditions & folklore, history & culture, 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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Maria Lai & the art of threads Tags: personalities, 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: nature & landscape, personalities, history & culture, 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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Giolzia the Warrior Princess Tags: nature & landscape, personalities, history & culture, 0 Comments

Giolzia the Warrior Princess

The remains of a fortress dating back to the medieval period (10th-11th century), on Mount Limbara, are located in a place called Giolzia. Within history and epic, here is the fascinating story of th...

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Porto Cervo Tags: personalities, entertainment - nightlife - music, costa smeralda, 0 Comments

Porto Cervo

Porto Cervo , under the municipality of Arzachena, 31 Km far and 35 minutes by car from Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites ,  is the main center of Costa Smeralda . Till the sixties,...

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