A Quick Guide To Mari Pintau, Sardinia

Mari Pintau

Mari Pintau means “painted sea” in Sardinian language, and as soon as you get to this marvelous Sardinian beach you will understand how it got its name. It’s located on the southern coast of Sardinia, along a road that is considered one of the most scenic drives on the island. A very popular spot for … Read more

A Quick Guide To Is Arutas, Sardinia

Is Arutas

Usually named among the most beautiful and unique beaches in Sardinia, Is Arutas is located on the west coast of the island, not far from the small town of Oristano. An incredibly popular place during the summer months, it’s splendid throughout the year. Part of the Protected Marine Area of the Sinis Peninsula, the main … Read more

How To Make Zeppole Sarde, AKA Zippulas

zeppole sarde

Ask my family and friends what my favorite Sardinian sweet is and they will tell you it’s zeppole sarde – zippulas in Sardinian. Typically eaten during Carnival, and a must on Shrove Tuesday (Martedì Grasso, also known as Pancake Day or Mardi Gras), just a day before Lent begins, these fritters that look like donuts … Read more

The Best Time To Visit Sardinia

Best time to visit Sardinia

With its paradisiac beaches within quick reach from all of Europe and the Mediterranean basin, Sardinia is a favorite summer holiday destination. But is summer really the best time to visit Sardinia? If you’ve been to this site before, you’ve definitely seen me say that any time is a good time to travel to Sardinia … Read more

A Quick Guide To Visiting Su Nuraxi, Sardinia

Su Nuraxi

Su Nuraxi is the most famous nuraghe in Sardinia, and if you are planning on visiting the south of the island you really should not miss the chance to go. I have lost count of how many times I have visited, and each time I am captured by its mystery. If you have checked my … Read more

A Quick Guide To Masua Pan Di Zucchero, Sardinia

Masua Pan di Zucchero

Also known as Porto Cauli, Masua Pan di Zucchero beach is located right by the tiny village of Masua, in the south-western coast of Sardinia. Often mentioned among the best beaches in Sardinia, this small cove takes its name from the Pan di Zucchero massive stack that emerges from the water right in front of … Read more

How To Get To Sardinia: Routes From Italy And Europe

how to get to sardinia

Trying to understand how to get to Sardinia? This post has you covered. If you’re reading this, it means that you are wondering what the best way to get to Sardinia from Italy or Europe is. That’s great news! The Italian island of Sardinia is not just where I was born; it’s a major source … Read more

A Guide To Visiting Porto Flavia, Sardinia

Porto Flavia

If you are planning a trip to Southern Sardinia, you should make it a point to pay a visit to Porto Flavia., for this is one of the most unique, breathtaking places to visit on the island, and truly one of a kind in the world. This masterpiece of engineering is located near Nebida, in … Read more

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