Antiochus of Sulcis ( 95-127 ) was the first Christian martyr in Sardinia and the founder of the first Christian community in Sardinia. He was probably a doctor under the empire of Adriano, working in Cappadocia and Galatia, converting many people to Christianity. For this reason, Antioco was tortured and sentenced to exile in Sardinia, an […]Read more "Sant’Antioco Martyr’s relics back to Sant’Antioco after 400 years"
Did you know that Sardinia is an island with its own language? Have a taste of it in this promotional video of Sant’Antioco (video credits to Sardinian Region and Sant’Antioco municipality) which introduces You to the island, its beautiful sea and its culture: Sant’Antioco, a sea of culture and a story to tell. As long as you […]Read more "Sant’Antioco, a sea of culture and a story to tell"
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 over the […]Read more "Sagra di Sant’Antioco"