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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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Who doesn’t know the for ever young italian singer and actor Gianni Morandi and his song “get mommy to send you buy some milk”? These days he is shooting a tv series “Pietro’s island” in Sant’Antioco island and Carloforte plus other location of sulcis area. The purpose of this tv series is to show people the beauty of […]
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Sant’Antioco’s most beautiful corner to me is the Cala Sapone one. Just drive your car following the sign to Coaquaddus beach but then keep the right and follow to Cala Sapone. As soon as you reach it the view is breathtaking, the land is wide and all around is windy and enchanting. The Cala Sapone […]
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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, […]
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Don’t forget: #santantiocogoestor0me! 31/10-8/11 itinerary #art #exhibition at Palazzo Valentini, Rome.
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On the occasion of the European Heritage Days 2015, the Punic necropolis situated at Is Pirixeddus in Sant’Antioco has been exceptionally re-opened to public, just for a day. Visitors had the chance to visit this amazing beauty (photo credits Carlo Eustacchi) In ’98 there were stability problems and the necropolis has been closed for restoration works […]
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