If you are a fan of jazz music and the nature of Sardinia you can not miss the international festival "Time in jazz " in Berchidda!"Time in jazz" is organized by jazz musician Paolo Fresu and host names in international jazz scene, with free concerts in the most evocative places of Gallura.Now
at its twenty-sixth edition will reach 12 centers of northern Sardinia,
with free concerts in exceptional locations in the nature of Sardinia.Key
elements of success of "Time in jazz" are the artists and the locations
Did you know that in Sardinia there is a type of pasta similar to cuscus? If you want to taste this delicacy, then you have to look for fregola or sa fregula (in dialectal variant).The fregola is obtained from a mixture of wheat flour and water, toasted in the oven and reduced to quite large and rounded grains.The handmade, Its golden color and unique flavor makes it particularly suitable for fish. The tradition includes many recipes with the fregola, but the most popular is the one with tomatoes and clams.The origins of...
Good news for Italy and the beautiful beaches of Sardinia and Sicily, that -once again- are among the top choices of attentive observers of TripAdvisor.In the list drawn up by TripAdvisor of the best beaches chosen by millions of travelers Sardinia and Sicily are among the most appreciated.The users of Trip Advisor ranked the beaches of Sardinia among the "top 10 beaches of Italy and the top 25 in Europe".So here are the results of the top 10 beaches in Italy between Sardinia and Sicily, which occupy positions 8 and in...
On August 14, is a date to remember for Sassari who celebrate an ancient tradition, which finds its origins in the early thirteenth century as a votive offering to the Virgin Mary.The Festha Manna or Faradda, as it is called in the local dialect Sassari, has been preserved over the centuries, resisting the various rules and funding cuts (and already .. even at the time!) that put at risk the celebration of the anniversary.
Motus reinforces business relationships with USA Tour Operators. Italian Tourism Board promotes B2B meeting in New York and Chicago. Motus is the only operator from Sardinia to attend this event, starting on Oct 20th.See below the sample tours that we will offerWe need you! What is the best way to promote our trips with the US customers? Follow, share and post your suggestions during our tour.
From Sardinia "Rumundu" a green project by Stefano Cuccca world traveller, looking for stories of sustainable lifestyles.Stefano will start the adventure by bycicle from Sardinia and for a whole year, will cross the world passing through the north Europe, Canada, United States, Japan, China, Islands of the Pacific, New Zealand, Australia, Madagascar , South Africa, China and Italy again.Stefano will cover 30,000 miles and will meet thousands of different people and places that will document with pictures and video on...
From far away America, a group of experts, passionate about sardinian traditional songs visited the island to bring the fruits of their study and their passion. They are the "Tenores de Aterùe" who have honored Sardinia with a mini tour to visit the places where is born early polyphony and the folk linked with ancient Sardian singers. The group was founded in 2004 in Williamstown, Massachusetts, and has as its founding fathers in Carl Linich and Douglas Paisley both virtuosos of traditional music and Avery Book and...
Here we are back from the fair IMTM 2013 Internatonal Mediterranean Tourism Market in Tel Aviv.
During the fair we had a few hours to tour the city so we have passed from the modern Tel Aviv to the ancient Jaffa, through the flea market, a mint tea in the Old Town, a snack of Hummus and a breathtaking sunset over the Mediterranean!
The day begins in a very hot morning in February, (26 ° degrees, is above average for this season). From the hotel "Mercure" located in Tel Aviv in the area of the coast, we moved towards...
Thanks to the direct flight Riga - Olbia (Sardinia - Italy) AirBaltic opens new markets in the tourist industry.The protagonist of this event is Riga the capital of Latvia and the world capital of culture in 2014.The direct flight linking Riga to Sardinia will run from May 4 to September 28, 2013 with a frequency that will reach two flights per week during the peak summer season.For the occasion Motus will take part in the tourism fair Balttour 2013 - Riga from 'February 8 to 10 to bring our travels and Sardinia in North...
Ready to start another amazing experience attending the best exhibition of tourism and travel in the East Mediterranean area!! We refer to EMITT-ISTANBUL, where we will be from the 24 to the 27 of january 2012, in the ENIT stand, glad to meet and share with tourism professionals from all over the world!!On our return in Italy we will have al lot to tell, and a lot of new ideas for designing your trip.So..stay tuned for more news about EMITT and photos directly from the exhibition!!
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PANE FRATTAU -SARDINIA STYLE LASAGNA
This recipe is based on the traditional, unleavened Sardinian bread “pane carasau”, softened using mutton-broth, and transformed into a sort of lasagna, supporting layers of tomato sauce and pecorino cheese.
Ingredients & Directions for 4 people
• 8 sheets of “pane carasau” bread, the round, dry, unleavened Sardinian flatbread. This bread is found in many areas of the world and it comes in 2 sizes: small (radius of about 10 cm) or large (about 30 cm). We suggest the...
Here we are again on the road for a new exhibition! Paola will fly for us to Israel at the fair IMTM 2013 Internatonal Mediterranean Tourism Market and will be available to colleagues from the world of international tourism to bring Sardinia and Sicily with all their beauties into the Israeli tourism and travel market!Paola enjoy your trip!
Our friend Viktorija Todorovska - wine lover and traveller- is at it again, this time sharing
the variety and diversity of Sardinian Wine. Give them kind review if you
liked her DVD, on the Amazon page amzn.com/0983320845 (click for a free preview) - Do you want to taste all those faboulus flavours? Drop us a line to book our wine tours!
Werner Bischof 1916-1954The exhibition offers a complete overview of the work of Werner Bischof, the well known Swiss photographer, one
of earliest members of Magnum Photo group, and one of the classics
of black and white photographs today.This major retrospective of
Swiss photographer Werner Bischof is divided into seven sections, one
devoterd to a reportage in Sardinia in the early 50's.Zurich
1916-1945; Post-war Europe 1945-1950; India 1951-1952; Japan 1951-1952;
Korea 1951-1952; Hong Kong and Indochina 1952;...
Delitala, who was born in Orani in 1887 and died in 1990 at the age of 103, is considered one of the greatest Italian engravers of the 20th century. After earning a diploma as an accountant, this self-taught artist moved to Milan where he worked in the administrative offices of the billboard company Duchesne, initially as an accountant, and subsequently as a graphic artist, while attending an upper-level class in lithography. As early as 1911 he completed two works for the Municipality of Orani, but as he was called to...
The festival culminates in the first weekend in September with the Corsa degli Scalzi ("Barefoot Race"), a poignant spectacle commemorating an Arab pirate attack in 1506 that forced Cabras' faithful to save a statue of the Savior by spiriting it from town to its hiding place in San Salvatore, a town at some distance… Since then, every year at dawn on the first Saturday in September, the "rescue" is recreated by hundreds of barefoot males from Cabras wearing the white tunics, who run from the parish church in Cabras...