Tag archive for ‘Sardinia’
By Italia Travel & Life On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Viewpoint: Cagliari Cathedral

Cagliari Cathedral was built in the 13th century in the Pisan-Romanesque style and later renovated in the Baroque style. Both can be seen here… Every Easter, the Cagliari branch of the Confraternita del Gonfalone More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

48 hours in Cagliari

From ancient to exotic, Cagliari has it all. Sardinian resident Heather Browne spends a weekend getting to grips with the island’s colourful capital In attractive centre boasting vibrant culture and history? More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Island of Traditions – Part 1

Photojournalist Marina Spironetti travelled to inland Sardinia and the remote region of Barbagia to document the most fascinating and ancient carnival traditions of the island… The glitzy atmosphere of the Costa More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Maddalena Archipelago

With crystal clear blue waters and a rugged granite coastline, the picturesque area of the Maddalena Archipelago has to be the perfect summer retreat… The Maddalena Archipelago consists of a group of seven More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, May 6th, 2016

Three Top Beaches

Italy’s coastline offers an abundance of coastal escapes and it’s no secret that they are all beautiful. We’ve tried to help you out with a few of our favourites… San Vito Lo Capo Sicily Photo: Andrea More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Viewpoint: Underwater Caves

Beneath Sardinia’s beautiful surface exists a world ripe for discovery. Underwater caves and strange creatures await those who dare to dive. The beauty of Sardinia’s landscape is much documented, but there’s More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, January 7th, 2016

48 Hours in Alghero

With its illustrious history and array of natural wonders, Alghero is certainly a place with plenty to explore. Marina Spironetti unlocks the secrets that belong to this sun-kissed Sardinian city. The enchanting More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, September 25th, 2015

Costa Smeralda, Sardinia

Soft turquoise seas are set into relief by harsh granite outcrops on the Maddalena Archipelago off the Costa Smeralda, Sardinia. The National Park is spared excessive tourism by its relative inaccessibility… The More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, June 1st, 2015

Sardinia: Living Like The Locals

With the help of trusted local residents, Sebastian Cresswell-Turner discovers that there’s more to Sardinia than the Costa Smeralda… La Isola di Figarolo – ‘Marco del Mare’ swims with dolphins here Whether More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

48 Hours in Cagliari

“And suddenly there is Cagliari,“ wrote DH Lawrence. “A naked town rising steep, steep, golden-looking, piled naked to the sky.” Adrian Mourby explores this ancient Sardinian city… All roads lead to the More...