Is Sardinia Safe?

is Sardinia safe?

One of the questions you may be asking yourself before planning a trip to Sardinia surely is “Is Sardinia safe?” The short answer is yes! Indeed, Sardinia is one of the safest places to visit in Italy and the same basic precautions you’d use in your own country will apply here. You see, people in … Read more

Does It Snow In Sardinia?

snow in Sardinia

You probably would not imagine that, but it does snow in Sardinia! Many people assume that because Sardinia is an island at the heart of the Mediterranean, just North of Africa, it is blessed with sun and warm weather year round – much as if it were a tropical island. Of course, Sardinia is famous … Read more

How To Make Sardinian Fregola Con Arselle

fregola con arselle

Fregola con arselle, or fregula con cocciulas in Sardinian, is one of the most popular pasta dishes on the island. Originating from Cagliari, Sardinia’s capital, the dish is surprisingly easy to make: only six ingredients are used to prepare this delicious, incredibly satisfying dish. The secret to its success is the quality of the ingredients … Read more

5 Lovely Walks In Cagliari To Discover Its Beauty

coffee in Cagliari

Cagliari is a beautiful city that has a lot to offer to whoever visits. Yet a major tourist destination, it is incredibly walk-friendly and as such there is nothing better than going on one or many walks in Cagliari to uncover its real beauty. But there’s more! While the historic center of town is the … Read more

7 Beautiful Churches In Cagliari

churches in Cagliari

Cagliari, the lovely capital of Sardinia, is quite the perfect city. A great base to explore the rest of the island, it’s an incredible weekend getaway destination, with beautiful archeological sites; well curated museums; and lots and lots of nice churches for the artist lovers. Churches in Cagliari date back to various periods of time, … Read more

The Nicest Squares In Cagliari

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Albeit locals will tell you otherwise, the weather in Cagliari is good year round for the most part (though admittedly, it’s been raining almost every day for the last two weeks as I write this). This means that we in town get to enjoy the many lovely squares in Cagliari throughout the year.  Lovely places … Read more

A Quick Guide To Cala Luna, Sardinia

Cala Gonone boat trips

Cala Luna, in the Gulf of Orosei, is one of the most scenic beaches on the eastern coast of Sardinia. Located between the regions of Barbagia and Ogliastra, it’s a place of incredible beauty – so much so, that it’s been used as the set of many movies.  Located between the territories of Baunei and … Read more

A Useful Guide To Porto Giunco, Sardinia

Porto Giunco

Porto Giunco is one of the most famous, beautiful beaches in Southwestern Sardinia. Characterized by very soft, fine white and pink sand and shallow, topaz transparent waters and by a lagoon home to pink flamingoes, Il Giunco – a locals lovingly call it – is the ideal place for one (or more days) relaxing in … Read more

A Useful Guide To Punta Molentis Beach, Villasimius

Punta Molentis

Punta Molentis, near Villasimius, in southwestern Sardinia, is one of the island’s most scenic beaches. This small beach known for its arch shape takes its name from the donkey (‘su molenti’, in Sardinian) that in the past was used to carry the granite rock found in the area.  With its incredibly fine, white sand, the … Read more

A Wonderful 10 Days In North Sardinia Itinerary

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Sardinia is beautiful. With all its beaches and stunning coastal towns, historical sights, rugged landscapes and traditional culture to lap up, it’s no wonder that it also enjoys a certain level of popularity – especially during summer. And where better to see the island in all its glory than in North Sardinia? This region is … Read more