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Alluai! Fishing With Euphorbia Juice

Categories Nature & Landscape History & Culture     Tags: nature & landscape history & culture    0 Comments Alluai! Fishing With Euphorbia Juice

In Sardinia grows a variety of euphorbia very common in the countryside. It is a shrub with roundish foliage, which produces yellow flowers from January to April and goes into hibernation in the war...

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A World's Heritage: Dry-Stone Walls

Categories Nature & Landscape History & Culture     Tags: nature & landscape history & culture    0 Comments A World's Heritage: Dry-Stone Walls

Half a century ago, Ferdinando Manno wrote in his " Centuries among the olive trees ": " For generations and generations, the farmers gathered this immense quantity of stones ordering them one by...

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A Journey Into The Local Past: Sa Domo De Marras

Categories Traditions & Folklore History & Culture Experiences & Activities     Tags: traditions & folklore history & culture experiences & activities    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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A Sardinian Nobel Prized Author: Grazia Deledda

Categories Personalities History & Culture     Tags: personalities history & culture    0 Comments A Sardinian Nobel Prized Author: Grazia Deledda

"I'm very small, you know, I'm short even compared to Sardinian women who are very small, but I'm bold and brave like a giant and I'm not afraid of intellectual battles." Thus, Grazia Deledda w...

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Singers Of Sardinia

Categories Traditions & Folklore Personalities History & Culture     Tags: traditions & folklore personalities history & culture    0 Comments Singers Of Sardinia

During the superb holidays spent at the Gabbiano Azzurro Hotel & Suites, Sardinian songs are an experience to take home as it’s comparable to the sun: it lingers on the skin and then remai...

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Sa Paradura: Safety In Numbers

Categories Traditions & Folklore History & Culture     Tags: traditions & folklore history & culture    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: Warriors Of Sardinia

Categories Personalities History & Culture Arts & Artisans     Tags: personalities history & culture arts & artisans    0 Comments The Shardana: Warriors Of Sardinia

A 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 , populati...

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Atlantis, The Center Of The World And ... Sardinia!

Categories History & Culture     Tags: history & culture    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 colour of the sea. ...

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The "Su Coccu"

Categories Traditions & Folklore History & Culture     Tags: traditions & folklore history & culture    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

Categories Nature & Landscape History & Culture     Tags: nature & landscape history & culture    0 Comments Treasures Of Magic Origin: The "Janas" Of Sardinia

Sardinia, besides being such a beautiful 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 magic...

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