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Ask a local - What do you miss most about Sardinian Life?

There’s no better way to find out where to eat and what to do than by asking a local. Here we talk to Sardinian born, Maria Chiara.
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Our favourite places in Sardinia

Sardinia is overflowing with pretty villages and stunning landscapes, but where did the staff at Sardinian Places pick as their favourite places on the island?
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Top 10 things to do in Sardinia for families

From tree top adventures to a ride on the little green train, there's plenty of activities on Sardinia that are great for all the family.
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Sardinia's most beautiful of villages

Atzara, Bosa, Carloforte, Castelsardo and Posada, Sardinia can boast five of the most beautiful villages in Italy. It’s official!
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Festivals in Sardinia this May

There is one thing, above all else, that the Sardinians do exceedingly well and with great enthusiasm, and that is to hold a celebration.
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Four festivals in Sardinia to enjoy this April

Sardinia is well known for its festivals, both religious and secular. Some are spectacular with large crowds attending. Others are more laid-back affairs.
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Giro d'Italia comes to Sardinia this May

The Giro d’Italia is a spectacular annual bike race around Italy. This May it will come to Sardinia for the first time in ten years.
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Seadas Recipe - a delicious cheese and honey pastry from Sardinia

The first time I visited Sardinia, I discovered this tasty pastry and always love to see it on the menu, served at the end of a traditional Sardinian feast.
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Top 10 Sardinia Instagram accounts to follow in 2017

Sardinia is a beautiful and very photogenic destination and we enjoy following the many people on Instagram who share our love for the island.
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A walking tour of Cagliari's historic Castello district

Join us on a walking tour of Cagliari's old town, rich in history and offering fabulous panoramic views across the city.
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Top 10 Swimming Pools in Sardinia

Is a swimming pool a must for you when you go on holiday? Here we share our top 10 favourite swimming pools in Sardinia.
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Sardinia 2017 Holidays ON SALE NOW

We’re delighted to announce that we are now on sale for 2017 and we’d like to share with you some great early bird holiday offers.
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Romantic Alghero

Discover Alghero’s romantic side...
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In Pictures: The unique traditional costumes of Sardinia

From the cut and colour of the skirt to the embroidered designs on the waistcoat, each village in Sardinia has its own unique traditional costume.
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Children of the Mists by Lexa Dudley

Having enjoyed Lexa Dudley's first novel set in Sardinia so very much my expectations for her second were high. She didn't disappoint.
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Traditional cuisine in Gallura

How to find a real taste of traditional Sardinian cuisine, away from the glitz and glamour of the Costa Smeralda beach resorts.
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Driving the SS125 into the heart of Barbagia

With hairpin bends and stunning mountain views the drive along the winding SS125 is one to remember.
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Best Buys at a Sardinian Farmer's Market

Across all the many islands of the Mediterranean you’ll find delicious and unique, traditionally produced, local delicacies.
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A feast for the eyes at Pula Market

Kathryn from Sardinian Places shares her photos and enjoys the colour, aromas and flavours of Pula Market.
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Welcome to our Sardinia Blog

Welcome to our new, re-designed blog from Sardinia. This is where we share with you our passion for this magical island.
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A taste for Sardinia

Discover the mouth-watering, traditional cuisine of Sardinia as we drive around the island in search of culinary perfection.
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The pretty town of San Pantaleo (and possibly the best hot chocolate in the world)

We wander around the beautiful little town of San Pantaleo, sampling its wonderful hot chocolates and intriguing attractions.
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Santa Maria Navarrese and the Lanthia Resort

Santa Maria Navarrese and the Lanthia Resort is the perfect base for exploring Eastern Sardinia...
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Falling in love with Sardinia, an interview with author Lexa Dudley

Earlier this year I reviewed a romantic novel set on the island of Sardinia which I thoroughly enjoyed, despite it having me in floods of tears at one point.
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'The Whispering Wind' by Lexa Dudley

Lexa Dudley’s ‘The Whispering Wind‘ is a heart-wrenching romance set on the enchanting island of Sardinia.
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The mysterious world of Sardinian artist, Pino Sciola

Freelance writer and photographer, Angela Corrias, interviews Sardinian sculptor, Pinuccio Sciola (Pino for short).
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