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The island of Sardinia is a favourite holiday destination of many tourists from Italy and abroad. A particular holiday spot on the island is Costa Smeralda, an area of about 20 kilometers located on the northeast of Sardinia, between the Gulf of Arzachena and Cugnana....

Over the centuries, Sardinia was an important center of natural mineral resources, exploited by the nations inhabiting the territory. One of the most important mining spots is Masua, located in the south-west of Sardinia in the Iglesias commune, with its exceptional harbour called Porto Flavia....

Over the centuries, Sardinia has been inhabited by various peoples and civilizations; the Nuragics, Phoenicians, Romans or Spaniards, all of them left traces of their presence which still nowadays can be found all over the island. One of the places with very interesting and important...

The craft textile production constitutes an important element of the Sardinian cultural heritage. Over the centuries, Sardinians elaborated different methods of textile production and decoration. The methods, which requested time, patience, meticulousness and creativity, were applied to create the real and original pieces of art....

Sardinian cuisine is rich of different tastes and receipts. Long culinary history, natural and fresh local ingredients make of Sardinia an amazing destination for tourists interested in discovering completely new tastes and unique specialities. One of the emblematic dishes of the Sardinian cuisine is the...

Mild Mediterranean clime, good insolation during the whole year and the right quality of soils make of Sardinia a perfect place for the cultivation of grapes and production of wine. The millennial viticultural traditions which vary in different areas of the island together with the...

In the central-western Sardinia, about six kilometers from the medieval city of Santu Lussurgiu, there is a picturesque and green oasis of peace called San Leonardo di Siete Fuentes, St Leonard of Seven Fountains. Known in Sardinian as Santu Nenaldu, the place owns its name...

The island of Sardinia has a long culture and tradition of alcohol production, which dates back to ancient times. Although the first alcohol beverage associated with the region is the wine, another drink, which registered a high growth in production and popularity in the recent...

Travel and tourism industry has been changing over the years, together with tourists demand and interests. Nowadays, more and more travelers do not only want to sightsee, passively observe and be the guest in the place they are visiting, but they are willing to understand...