Discover Sardinia

Discover Sardinia

Sardinia is a wondeful island where you can find some of the best landscapes and beaches in Europe. Discover Sardinia and La Maddalena Archipelago through all our posts, guides and suggestions to find the best spots and enjoy your time in the second biggest italian island!
Sardinia isn’t just an holiday destination, it has a strong history that you can feel all around the island. It’s also easy to travel and it offers all the activities you’re searching for : exploring a new culture, trekking, snorkelling, resting on beautiful beaches, discovering a new gastronomy or chilling out!

Cagliari, the capital of Sardinia

A bit of history Casteddu, or mostly known as Cagliari, is the biggest city on the island, located in the southern part, it’s the capital of Sardinia. The name derives from the Sardinian word “Casteddu”, which means castle. Legend tells that it was founded by Apollo and Cirene’s son, Aristaeus, an expert in agriculture and […]

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The Sardinia’s Nuraghes

Sardinia’s Nuraghe, what are these misterious ancient constructions? Ah, Sardinia, a beautiful island with magnificent beaches and clear, turquoise waters. Did you know, however, that during your holidays on the second largest island of the Mediterranean Sea, you might come along misterious constructions whose original purpose hasn’t been discovered yet? The 7,000 nuraghi found all […]

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12 surprising facts about Sardinia

Many of us know that Sardinia is a beautiful Italian island with stunning beaches and turquoise waters, but this amazing location offers way more! Here are 12 facts about Sardinia you probably didn’t know, an island that will surprise you in the most unexpected ways ! 1. Sardinian people live older Scientists all over the […]

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San Teodoro

What you need to know about San Teodoro San Teodoro is an energetic and beautiful little town just about a half hour South of Olbia and North of the Gulf of Orosei. Its name comes from the Church of Saint Theodore. The major attraction of this town is its amazing coast: beautiful long white thin […]

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Trekking to the archaeological site of Tiscali

The ancient village of Tiscali Even for people like me, who have lived in Sardinia all their life, there is always something beautiful to discover. The site of Tiscali was built by the Nuragic Civilization during the Bronze Age, on the top of mount Tiscali, between the Supramonte of Dorgali and the Supramonte of Oliena. […]

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A brief introduction to Sardinia

Some facts about Sardinia The island of Sardinia (Sardegna in italian) is a jewel in the center of the Mediterranean Sea. With a population of about 1.650.000 inhabitants, it’s a melting pot of cultures, an open-air museum, and a huge archaeological site. For the variety of its landscapes, it’s considered a continent. You can run […]

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The Gulf of Orosei

Gulf of Orosei, something you don’t expect Traveling across Sardinia is like going through different phases of human history. There are some places where time has just stopped, where shepherds still wake up every morning and with a stick in their hand they take the flock out to graze; some farms away from civilization in […]

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Palau, gateway to La Maddalena National Park

A bit of history… Palau, the only port to La Maddalena, is a small town in the North of Sardinia, who proudly keeps an important historical past. Homer, the poet, narrates about the arrival of Ulysses during a journey through a flowery land filled with fresh spring waters and dominated by a massive rock that […]

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La Maddalena and its Archipelago

What you need to know before visiting La Maddalena In the archipelago of La Maddalena, populated by major and minor islands, there are seven beautiful islands plunged in a turquoise sea with incomparable transparencies: La Maddalena, Santo Stefano, Caprera, Spargi, Razzoli, Santa Maria and Budelli, always brushed by the wind and warmed by the sun. […]

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