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Domus De Janas, A UNESCO Heritage Candidacy

Categories Traditions & Folklore Nature & Landscape History & Culture Hiking & Trekking Experiences & Activities     Tags: traditions & folklore nature & landscape history & culture hiking & trekking experiences & activities    0 Comments Domus De Janas, A UNESCO Heritage Candidacy

We wrote about Sardinia Towards UNESCO , but we are still writing about it because it is being talked about more and more. If conditions are created for the inclusion of the Nuragic Civiliza...

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Melchiorre Murenu Poet Of Poetry In Bolu

Categories Traditions & Folklore Personalities History & Culture Arts & Artisans     Tags: traditions & folklore personalities history & culture arts & artisans    0 Comments Melchiorre Murenu Poet Of Poetry In Bolu

Bolu Poetry (sung lyrics) is a Sardinian art form that has nowadays almost completely disappeared. By extemporaneous poetry, or off the cuff, is meant the poetic genre, often in sung form, which i...

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Hypogeic Necropolis Of Anghelu Ruju

Categories History & Culture     Tags: history & culture    0 Comments Hypogeic Necropolis Of Anghelu Ruju

The Hypogeic Necropolis of Anghelu Ruju is a pre-Nuragic archaeological site nominated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site of the decorated Domus de Janas of Sardinia , 147 km far from the Gab...

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Domus De Janas Of The Necropolis Of Sant'Andrea Priu

Categories Nature & Landscape History & Culture     Tags: nature & landscape history & culture    0 Comments Domus De Janas Of The Necropolis Of Sant'Andrea Priu

About ten kilometres from Sassari, in the municipality of Bonorva, we find the Necropolis of Sant'Andrea Priu , an archaeological site located on the southern side of the Santa Lucia valley, whic...

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The Well Temple Of Su Tempiesu

Categories History & Culture     Tags: history & culture    0 Comments The Well Temple Of Su Tempiesu

Orune, a precious village in the heart of Barbagia, reachable in 1 hour and 45 minutes by car, 110 km far from Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites , has two unique masterpieces distinguishing...

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Domus De Janas Of Sennori 

Categories Nature & Landscape History & Culture     Tags: nature & landscape history & culture    0 Comments Domus De Janas Of Sennori 

Sennori’s Domus de Janas could be a UNESCO heritage site, being on the list  for candidacy as a UNESCO World Heritage Site for The decorated Domus de Janas of Sardinia.   T...

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The Sistine Chapel Of Barbagia

Categories Traditions & Folklore History & Culture Arts & Artisans     Tags: traditions & folklore history & culture arts & artisans    0 Comments The Sistine Chapel Of Barbagia

Barbagia is Sardinia’s core, occupying the Gennargentu mountain massif slopes. The name Barbagia was given by the Romans who, due to the strong Sardinian resistance, were unable to pen...

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Obsidian: The Black Gold Of Prehistory

Categories Traditions & Folklore Nature & Landscape History & Culture Arts & Artisans     Tags: traditions & folklore nature & landscape history & culture arts & artisans    0 Comments Obsidian: The Black Gold Of Prehistory

"Sa pedra crobina" , literally "the rock as black as the crow" is what they call obsidian in Sardinian, a dark and shiny volcanic glass. Its homogeneity and hardness made it one of the raw mate...

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Building a Nuraghe Today Using Prehistoric Techniques

Categories Traditions & Folklore History & Culture Arts & Artisans     Tags: traditions & folklore history & culture arts & artisans    0 Comments Building a Nuraghe Today Using Prehistoric Techniques

Through our blog, we have extensively written that approximately 3700 years ago, in Sardinia, thousands of stone towers were built, up to 30 metres high with walls up to 4 metres thick, of a truncat...

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The Domus De Janas “La Rocca” In Sedini

Categories Traditions & Folklore History & Culture     Tags: traditions & folklore history & culture    0 Comments The Domus De Janas “La Rocca” In Sedini

In the north-west of Sardinia, in Anglona, ​​among the hills overlooking the Gulf of Asinara, the small village of Sedini, 95 km and 1 hour and a half by car from the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel &...

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