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Sardinian Craftmanship Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore 0 Comments

Sardinian Craftmanship

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

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Nule And The Sardinian Carpets Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, 0 Comments

Nule And The Sardinian Carpets

The Sardinian carpet is not only the floor rug: in Sardinia, it is woven and used also to cover the wooden chests. Its origins seem to be very far, starting with the mats that were already woven in t...

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The Carnival In Tempio Pausania Town Tags: entertainment - nightlife - music, traditions & folklore, history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

The Carnival In Tempio Pausania Town

The Carnival of Tempio Pausania (in Gallurese dialect Carrasciali timpiesu ) is the most important allegorical Carnival of Sardinia. Both in Tempio, and in general in Gallura, carnival has anci...

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Oristano's Sartiglia: A Historic Equestrian Competition Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Oristano's Sartiglia: A Historic Equestrian Competition

The Sartiglia is an equestrian competition that takes place in Oristano on the last Carnival Sunday (under the protection of St. John the Baptist, protector of farmers) and on Mardi Gras (under ...

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The Sardinian Pavoncella (Lapwing) Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, history & culture, 0 Comments

The Sardinian Pavoncella (Lapwing)

We find it in fabrics, chests, pottery, carpets, jewels, and even in the bread baked for special festivities. Illustrations of birds, puligas (chicken) or affuragias  (sparrows), is...

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Orosei: Saint Anthony Abate's Bonfire Tags: entertainment - nightlife - music, traditions & folklore, history & culture, food, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Orosei: Saint Anthony Abate's Bonfire

Orosei is located at the foot of a volcanic hill on the Cedrino river valley, an hour and a half from our Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites, 100 km south. Historic capital of the south...

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Discover The Bread Of Sardinia Tags: traditions & folklore, food, experiences & activities, 0 Comments

Discover The Bread Of Sardinia

Familiarizing with the Sardinian bread world is a really interesting journey. Tourists generally know and appreciate the famous  Carasau bread in the form of a disc, also called "music pap...

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Golfo Aranci's Mermaid Tags: traditions & folklore, history & culture, golfo aranci, sealife & watersports, 0 Comments

Golfo Aranci's Mermaid

A peculiarity that guests visiting Golfo Aranci must not miss is the song of the Mermaid rising from the sea.   From the depths of the blue sea, right in front of the Town Hall, emer...

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Pasta: A Rich Tradition Of Sardinia Tags: arts & artisans, traditions & folklore, food, 0 Comments

Pasta: A Rich Tradition Of Sardinia

Pasta in Sardinia, rich in wheat since ever, has its peculiarities to be discovered. We know that early remains of wheat have been found in the nuragic ancient ruins, we can, therefore, estimate...

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