tradition







The nuraghe, a stone monument which has a dimension and keeps no equal in the Western Mediterranean, is undoubtedly one of the emblems of Sardinia. This is because the presence of nuraghes in Sardinia is one every three square kilometers. Since the last census, they are between 7000 and 8000 […]

The Nuraghe – Historical places in Sardinia


mask's tour
During the Tour of Masks we will also learn about the carnival masks of Orotelli. The carnival of Orotelli, along with that one of Mamoiada and the one of Ottana, is one of the most beautiful and felt Carnival events in Sardinia. The traditional mask is called Sos Thurpos which means […]

Sos Thurpos e S’Eritaju – Mask’s Tour



mask's tour
As every region of Italy and the world, even Sardinia has its superstitions and ways to prevent or treat the fulfillment of a certain “curse”. According to the stuperstitions in Sardinia, there are several practices that can be divided into three main categories: the Eye medicine, the fright therapy and […]

The eye medicine – Superstitions in Sardinia


eleonora d'arborea
Eleonora d’Arborea was giudicessa of Arborea between 1383 and 1404. She was responsible for the promulgation of the Charter Logu, a collection of laws intended for Sardinians Counties. On the death of his brother, she became giudicessa and immediately proved to have a great political intelligence. After successfully completing the father […]

Eleonora d’Arborea – Historical figures in Sardinia




culurgiones
The culurgiones are stuffed pasta pockets, famous in the Sardinian tradition. Their name means “small bundles”, which as from the picture below, perfectly describes these small wonders of the Sardinian cuisine. The culurgiones are a traditional dish in Ogliastra, a region located in Sardinia. The popular towns for their preparation […]

The Culurgiones – Cooking in Sardinia