Sant’Antioco Island is located in the extreme South West of Sardinia. It is about 90 km from Cagliari (port and airport), 300 km from Olbia port and 250 km from Porto Torres, the main points of arrival in Sardinia. You can have fun planning your trip to Sant’Antioco, which could turn out to be an […]Read more "How to get to Sant’Antioco"
I love Sant’Antioco island and its people. More than 10 Years ago we decided to buy our Place in this little paradise island and had the chance to experience it all: its colors, flavors, wild nature, beautiful beaches, roman and fenician ruins, local religious rituals, the food, the wine, the kindness of its inhabitants […]Read more "Why I started this blog"
Advent Calendar 2017 with images from Sant’Antioco Island. Discover every day a different side of Sant’Antìoco island. Have fun on Visit Sant’Antioco and have the greatest Christmas time!Read more "Advent Calendar 2017"
On such a beautiful sunny day, my mind dreams of Sardinia and its amazing beaches with white sands and turquoise waters. I know it sounds as Caribbean islands and beaches, but Sardinia ones could be even better and certainly closer! As many of my followers already know, my adventure and love for South Sardinia started […]Read more "Sardinia’s top 10 beaches"
I just came back from my Holy Week in Sant’Antìoco. It was amazing for the warm and sunny weather, the good food we ate and the solemn processions we followed. Since it took me a while to understand what was going on in town on that week, I decided to sum everything up in a […]Read more "Holy Week in Sant’Antìoco"
The Holy Week in Sant’Antìoco starts on Wednesday with the way of the Cross. The painful procession stops at the stations located in the area of Bonaria church in Sant’Antìoco village. This way of the Cross starts at dusk and it is very suggestive and peculiar. Christ and all the other characters are played by […]Read more "Holy Week in Sant’Antìoco: way of the Cross "
Tonight we are headed to Sant’Antìoco. We are travelling by ferryboat with our two little kids. We chose Moby lines because they are designed with all Looney Tunes characters and they have many activities to entertain them on board. Besides their cabins are very comfortable as we’ll be spending the night on the boat. You […]Read more "Our Easter in Sant’Antìoco "
The local feast “Sagra di Sant’Antioco” takes place in Sant’Antioco every year, 15 days after Easter. Sant’Antioco is the protector and patron saint of the island of Sardinia. It is the oldest religious festival attested in Sardinia. It is a very suggestive occasion, which involves local people and pilgrims devoted to Sant’Antioco coming from all […]Read more "Saint Antiochus’ local feast"
Sant’Antìoco 8th December 2016: the Christmas tree 🎄 in piazza Umberto lit up accompanied by the local band music. See the video below. From now till 6th January #christmastogetherinsantantioco starts. Here’s the detailed programme of the local events. Enjoy it! Read more "Let’s light Christmas up🎄 "
Advent Calendar 2016 with images from Sant’Antioco Island. Discover every day a different image from Sant’Antìoco island. Have fun on VisitSantantioco!Read more "Advent Calendar Sant’Antioco 2016"
Last summer I had the chance to spend a beautiful day at “The Cyclops” swimming pool. It is set in an ancient volcanic crater and it is of seawater; there is also a small swimming pool for younger guests (for more information please visit http://www.iciclopi.net/servizi.php). The pool is amazing and the view from there is breathtaking: […]Read more "“The Cyclops” swimming pool, Sant’Antioco island"
Far away from the throngs of sun worshippers and tourists that clutter the upper reaches of Sardinia, Sant’Antioco offers a haven of peace and tranquillity, with unspoilt sandy beaches, hidden coves and historical towns and villages. If you want to capture a glimpse of the real Sardinia, then here it is! (Sunday World, Secret Sardinia: The Hidden […]Read more "Sant’Antioco hidden coves: Cala Grotta"