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Prince Torco And The Strait Of Bonifacio Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture 0 Comments

Prince Torco And The Strait Of Bonifacio

The Strait of Bonifacio separates Corsica from Sardinia, taking its name after the Corsican town of Bonifacio. where also the Maddalena Archipelago National Park is located right between the t...

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La Befana, Sa Filonzàna Tags: traditions & folklore, 0 Comments

La Befana, Sa Filonzàna

The Befana comes at night... and arrives right on Epiphany night, which recalls the "Manifestation" of the Child Jesus who reveals himself to the world, honoured by the three Wise Men of the three Ki...

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The Gift Of Bread On December 31st Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

The Gift Of Bread On December 31st

" A Medas Annos " is what you wish in Sardinia on December, and  this is the wish of the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites to all of you loyal readers of the Blog: " A Medas Annos "...

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Coppersmiths And "Sa Romaniska" Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

Coppersmiths And "Sa Romaniska"

Sardinia is one of the European regions with the highest density of spoken languages: five native idioms, with sub-variants, besides Italian: Sardinian or Sardinian limba , in its two versions ...

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Pauli Arbarei: The Land of Giants Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

Pauli Arbarei: The Land of Giants

The topic really fascinates me: did the Giants exist in Sardinia or they didn’t? Why are the Tombs of the Giants called this way? Who were the Giants of Monte Prama? In 4000-1600 BC the ave...

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Is Curridoris Scalzi In Cabras Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

Is Curridoris Scalzi In Cabras

When the heat of summer gives way to coolness in the first weekend of September, in Cabras, which is 208 km away, about two and a half hours by car from Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , &...

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Gallura: A Land Full Of Mysteries Tags: nature & landscape, traditions & folklore, history & culture, hiking & trekking, costa smeralda, experiences & activities, golfo aranci, sealife & watersports, 0 Comments

Gallura: A Land Full Of Mysteries

Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , is  located in the northeast of Sardinia, more specifically in Gallura, a region of charm and mystery, rich in ancient finds and history. Not far fr...

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Maria Carta Tags: personalities, arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, 0 Comments

Maria Carta

Maria Carta, whose voice had warm echoes of the scorching sun and dark echoes of the depths of the caves, sang Sardinia as a woman had never done before. The sounds of an ancient past, the myths, th...

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The Legend of Lollove Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

The Legend of Lollove

The Village That Doesn’t Grow, But Never Dies 112 Km  and an hour and a half by car from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , at just 15 km from Nuoro And The Barbagia Co...

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Sardinian Extra Virgin Olive Oil Tags: nature & landscape, arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, food, 0 Comments

Sardinian Extra Virgin Olive Oil

The Extra Virgin Olive Oil is excellent in Sardinia perhaps because Sardinians knew the fruits of olive and wild olive trees since the Neolithic age and oil and olives have been part of their diet f...

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