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Supramonte of Sardinia Tags: landscape peculiarities, nuragic civilization, personalities, roots, history, excursion, hiking, visit, activites 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 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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"Sa Paradura": safety in numbers Tags: culture, roots, tradition, history, 0 Comments

"Sa Paradura": safety in numbers

" The Sa Paradura is a gesture that is existing since the dawn of time. When a shepherd unluckily loses his flock for many reasons, may it be because it has been stolen, or because it has bee...

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The Shardana Tags: nuragic civilization, culture, heritage, roots, history, 0 Comments

The Shardana

Nuragic civilization was born and developed in Sardinia, confined in a period dating from the Bronze Age (1800 BC) to the 2nd century BC, already being Roman Age. The Shardana , populations ...

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Atlantis, the Center of the World and ... Sardinia! Tags: superstions, nuragic civilization, culture, heritage, roots, sardinia, history, 0 Comments

Atlantis, the Center of the World and ... Sardinia!

I love Sardinia. And it’s not only due to the famous imposing Sardinian rocks, and it’s not only due to the Mediterranean scrub nor due to the enchanting emerald-like color of the sea. I...

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The "Su Coccu" Tags: superstions, culture, heritage, roots, tradition, history, 0 Comments

The "Su Coccu"

The “ Su Coccu ",  is an amulet used to fight evil-eye, usually made of an onyx or obsidian black round stone, but also round turquoise stone or  coral are used, set between two li...

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Treasures of magic origin: the "Janas" of Sardinia Tags: landscape peculiarities, superstions, nuragic civilization, culture, heritage, roots, history, excursion, visit, activites, 0 Comments

Treasures of magic origin: the "Janas" of Sardinia

Sardinia, besides being such a beautiful place worth to be visited and experienced, is also magical. Magical is the color of the sea, magical is the bursting of stories silence of the mountains, 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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San Gavino Saffron Tags: roots, cook, tasting, slow food, sardinia, sardegna, visit, food, gourmet, 0 Comments

San Gavino Saffron

The San Gavino Saffron has organoleptic properties unique in the world for its colouring power, its flavour, its aroma and for its therapeutic properties, that deserved the recognition of the ...

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The Tempio Pausania Carnival Tags: culture, entertainment, nightlife, roots, tradition, sardinia, history, visit, experience, 0 Comments

The Tempio Pausania Carnival

The Carnival of Tempio Pausania (in the dialect of Gallura " Carrasciali Timpiesu" ) is the most important allegorical Carnival of Sardinia. Both in Tempio, and in general in Gallura, carnival h...

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