……Straight ahead was Sardinia, called by the Pelasgians by the Greek name of Ichnusa, because of the resemblance of its outline to the shape of a sandal…
Vuiller, Gaston. The forgotten isles: impressions of travel in the Balearic Isles, Corsica and Sardinia Hutchinson and Co, 1896
Sardinia is one of the biggest islands in the Mediterranean sea, second only to Sicily.
The main city is the beautiful Cagliari in the deep south and enchanting place bright and full of harmony.
The island has a rich heritage of archeological and artistic remains which dates back more than 4000 years ago.
This unique Mediterranean island will inspire you every step of the way with its main attraction: the Sardinian people with their innate hospitality and fascinating cultural differences and traditions.
With the help of Sakanatravel you will be amazed by the variety of experiences: visiting the Gallura , Logudoro and Catalan Alghero in the north, the Sulcis and Cagliari area in the south and fall in love with the best kept secret of the island the Inland mountain district of Barbagia.
It is an island where the past is inescapable and always present in the myriad of festivals that takes place all year round like Autumn in Barbagia a collection of what it is known and celebrated as Sardinian craft and culinary traditions and first and foremost a celebration of people and their differences.
Sardinian Flag commonly known as “Four Moors” shows four figures with headbands and it is very important in Sardinian culture as a symbol of belonging, identity and sharing culture.
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