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7 Sardinian Handicraft Products You Should Know Tags: nature & landscape, arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, experiences & activities 0 Comments

7 Sardinian Handicraft Products You Should Know

Sardinia is a land able to charm thanks to the versatility of the territory and of the millennial culture. Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites aims to let these multiple wonderful aspects of the S...

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Domus de Janas of Malghesi: a fairy house Tags: nature & landscape, traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

Domus de Janas of Malghesi: a fairy house

An hour's drive from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , we arrive at an enchanted place near Oschiri town: " Oh my, this is the Hobbits land! " I tell myself. And I recall the stor...

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A merciful killer: the mysterious female Accabbadora Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

A merciful killer: the mysterious female Accabbadora

Within 50 minutes drive from Golfo Aranci, you can easily reach Lura's tiny village , where you may visit the impressive Museo Galluras , a 3-storey building of an original local home, w...

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Vogue's photo-shooting among Sardinia's Nuraghe Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

Vogue's photo-shooting among Sardinia's Nuraghe

International Haute Couture has represented Sardinia abroad while revealing the treasure chest of the most hidden wonders, the nuraghi and the ancient and typical masks of Barbagia , the Mamuthon...

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Masks of Sardinia & its spectacular folklore Tags: entertainment - nightlife - music, traditions & folklore, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Masks of Sardinia & its spectacular folklore

The masks of the Mamuthones , Issohadores , Boes , and Merdules are among the best known in Sardinia. What perhaps the tourist doesn’t know is that they belonging to two different tradit...

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Christmas & New Year's Eve in Sardinia Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

Christmas & New Year's Eve in Sardinia

Christmas and New Year's holidays in Sardinia have always been the Family's reunion quality time, being many relatives often away from home because of their jobs: a beautiful occasion to finall...

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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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S'Intrumpa: the Gherradores Sardinian Wrestling Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

S'Intrumpa: the Gherradores Sardinian Wrestling

The Sardinian fight, or S'Istrumpa , is a very ancient form of wrestling, perhaps the oldest of sports, handed down for millennia from generation to generation, as evidenced by the bronzes of the...

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Iron Craftmanship of Sardinia Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, 0 Comments

Iron Craftmanship of Sardinia

Iron craftsmanship in Sardinia, thanks to the island’s rich mineral resources, is art going back thousands of years, as confirmed by the bronze statuettes ( brunzìttu nuragicu in S...

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The Sardinian Art of Jewellery Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, 0 Comments

The Sardinian Art of Jewellery

Sardinian jewels are of a very particular beauty indeed. Gold or silver, worked in filigree, bejewelled with stones and coral: jewels are an important part of traditional clothing, they have a histo...

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