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"
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🎄 "
Summer is here, the Sun is shining and the beautiful and unspoilt Sant’Antioco island is waiting for you all to enjoy every minute. Here’s the programme of the summer events organised locally. Have a look and enjoy it because…Sant’Antioco is magic!Read more "Sant’Antioco summer events "
The local festival “Sagra di Sant’Antioco” takes place every year, 15 days after Easter. It is one of the oldest religious celebrations in Sardinia, this year recurring its 657th edition. Here follows the programme manifesto (in Italian) of the celebrations, from 8th to 12th April. Here’s a brief summary of the main events (in english) […]Read more "657th festival of Sant’Antioco – the programme"
For those who weren’t able to make it in Nettuno, here’s a nice video on the opening event of Sant’Antioco’s itinerant art exhibit, stop number 3. If you want to know more on the project of the art exhibit, on Saint Anthiocus martyr and on where you can visit the exhibit now please read: Sant’Antioco’s […]Read more "#santantiocogoestoNettuno – the video"
Sant’Antioco goes to Ozieri (SS). This is the itinerant art exhibit on Saint Antiochus stop number 4. From 18th February to 3rd April the itinerant contemporary art exhibit will be hosted at Museo Diocesano and open to public. The entrance is free and the art works are very impressive and important. Previously it stopped in Nettuno, Guidonia Montecelio and […]Read more "Sant’Antioco’s itinerant art exhibit goes to Ozieri"
There we are, ready for the itinerant art exhibit on Saint Antiochus stop number 3. From 6th-14th February the itinerant contemporary art exhibit will be hosted at Forte Sangallo in Nettuno and open to public. The entrance is free and the art works are very impressive and important. Previously it stopped in Rome and in Guidonia Montecelio. […]Read more "Sant’Antioco’s itinerant art exhibit goes to Nettuno"
Christmas is in the air and you can feel it everywhere in Sant’Antioco. Christmas lights shine in the streets and people are very busy in these days getting ready for all the celebrations. As a fact there’s so much going on in the island at Christmas time: here’s the calendar of all the events. Let […]Read more "Christmas time in Sant’Antioco"
For those of you who weren’t able to make it in Rome, here’s a good news: Sant’Antioco’s itinerant contemporary art exhibit goes to Guidonia Montecelio (Rome). The exhibit was inaugurated the 5th of December and will be open to public till 30th January 2016. The entrance is free and the art works are very impressive […]Read more "Sant’Antioco’s itinerant art exhibit goes to Guidonia Montecelio"
Antiochus is the saint who gave the name to the island of Sant’Antioco. His story is very interesting. In an historical moment in which the migration of people from our neighboring countries is the daily debate, the figure of the Holy Martyr Sant’Antioco – the saint who came from the sea – is even more relevant. Antiochus, despite the difficulties, […]Read more "Who is Saint Antiochus martyr?"