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  Sardinia.Net sardinia travel guide, hotels, farmhouse, accomodations, lodging, camp
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The villas in the offer are of different sizes and all of them at very brief distances from the beach and they cover many of the best localities in Sardinia.
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Sardinia (Sardigna, Sardinna or Sardinnia in the Sardinian language, Sardegna in Italian, Sardenya in Catalan), is an island in the Mediterranean Sea, between Italy, France and Tunisia, south of Corsica.
Sardinia is suffering heavily from global warming, which in the last years has produced an increasing drought.
The language of Sardinia is Sardinian, a Romance language with obscure origins in Phoenician, Etruscan and Near Eastern roots.
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 Sardinia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sardinia /sɑː(ɹ)ˈdɪnɪə/ (Sardegna in Italian, Sardigna or Sardinna in the Sardinian language, is the second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea (Sicily is the largest), between Italy, Spain and Tunisia, south of Corsica.
Sardinia is a precious natural resource, containing thousands of rare or uncommon animals and plant species such as the Mediterranean Monk Seal and the boar.
From 456 - 534, Sardinia was a part of the short-lived kingdom of the Vandals in North Africa, until reconquered by the Byzantine emperor Justinian I.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sardinia   (1643 words)

  
 Kingdom of Piedmont-Sardinia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Kingdom of Sardinia is the former kingdom of the Savoy dynasty in northwestern Italy which realized the risorgimento by unifying nearly all the peninsula under its crown in the 1860s.
In 1720 the kingdom of Sicily was exchanged for that of Sardinia, and the House of Savoy was enabled to call itself royal, as Kings of Sardinia.
Although its name was the Kingdom of Sardinia, the main part of the 18th- and 19th-century territories of the House of Savoy was in Savoy and Piedmont, with a capital at Turin.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Kingdom_of_Sardinia   (996 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: History of Sardinia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Sardinia (Sardigna, Sardinna or Sardinnia in the Sardinian language, Sardegna in Italian, Sardenya in Catalan), is the second largest island in the Mediterranean Sea (Sicily is the largest), between Italy, Spain and Tunisia, south of Corsica.
Sardinia had a special position because it was central in the western Mediterranean between Carthage, Spain, the Rhone river and the Etruscan area.
Cagliari Cagliari is the capital of the island of Sardinia, an autonomous region of Italy.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/History-of-Sardinia   (1497 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Sardinia
Sardinia, moreover, was abandoned to its fate by the Byzantines more than the peninsula, and consequently the tradition which dates in the sixth century the origin of the three (later four) judicatures, into which the island was later divided, may have a historical foundation.
Sardinia had a viceroy and a parliament composed of the three orders: barons, clergy, and the commons meeting separately and communicating among themselves by means of deputies.
The charter of Eleanora was adopted as a Constitution; and the King of Aragon swore in the presence of the Sardinian deputies to observe it.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/13473b.htm   (4032 words)

  
 HISTORY>SARDINIA'S HISTORY
The name Sardinia (SHRDN) was used for the first time on Nora's Stele, a Phoenician sepulchral stone dating from the IX Cent.
In 455 A.D., Sardinia was conquered by the Vandals, who sent many bishops and monks in exile in the Island, but this did not prevent the persistence of Paganism.
Sardinia became part of the Aragonese dominions in 1297, and in 1403 the Spanish age began.
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 Mangiare Bene - Sardinia and its cuisine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Sardinia is one of the two major islands of Italy.
In the centre of the Tirrenian sea it faces the central and southern regions of the peninsula and is separated at North from Corsica, the French major island by the strait of Bonifacio.
Sardinia brings all this to the table mixed with the scent of charcoal and the aromatic flavours of myrtle, juniper and bay leaves.
www.mangiarebene.net /academy/italy/SARDEGNA   (298 words)

  
 Sardinia - History of Sardinia
Sardinia is one of the most ancient lands in Europe, visited way back the Palaeolithic period though inhabited permanently by man only much later, in the Neolithic age, around 6000 B.C. The first men to settle in Gallura and Northern Sardinia probably came from the Italian mainland and, in particular, from Etruria.
Sardinia remained isolated and was forced to defend herself; thus, the judge provincial assumed overall command with civil and military powers.
Sardinia - administered since 1948 by special Statute - is today one of the twenty Italian regions, with 1,700,000 inhabitants spread out over the provinces of Cagliari, Sassari, Oristano and Nuoro, retracing more or less the territories of the four ancient and glorious judicable states.
www.sardegna.net /docs/cultura/storia_en.html   (1827 words)

  
 Charles Felix of Sardinia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Charles Felix (Carlo Felice Giuseppe Maria, April 6 1765–April 27 1831) was the Duke of Savoy, Piedmont, Aosta and King of Sardinia from 1821 to 1831.
He was the eleventh child and fifth son born to Victor Amadeus III of Sardinia and Maria Antonietta of Bourbon.
He was a younger brother of Charles Emmanuel IV of Sardinia and Victor Emmanuel I of Sardinia.
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 Sardinia, Erie County, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
SARDINIA - was formed from Concord, March 16, 1821.
In the E. part the soil is a gravelly loam, and in the W. it is clay underlaid by hardpan.
Sardinia, (p.v.,) in the S.E. part, contains 2 churches, a woolen factory, a gristmill, a tannery, and 40 houses.
www.rootsweb.com /~nyerie/sardinia/french.htm   (216 words)

  
 Sardinia
Sardinia is a troubled economic region with a low per capita income and high unemployment.
Sardinia was a source of grain and salt for the Romans, who governed the island harshly.
Incidence and Diversity of Neotyphodium Fungal Endophytes in Tall Fescue from Morocco, Tunisia, and Sardinia.
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 Accommodation in Sardinia cottages in Sardinia - holiday homes accommodation
This bungalow is situated in Lido di Orrì, one of the most beautiful beaches in Sardinia with its white sand and its crystalline water.
This chalet is situated in Lido di Orrì, one of the most beautiful beaches in Sardinia with its white sand and its crystalline water.
The residence is located on a rise, with a fine view of the countryside, surrounded by Mediterranean scrub, 10 minutes from the splendid sandy beaches of Marina di Cardedu and 18 km from Arbatax....
www.eurokay.co.uk /sardinia24.html   (179 words)

  
 In Italy Online - Sardinia
Sardinia is for adventurers, for those of us who like to feel we've accomplished something when we travel, those who want to push just a little bit farther than the crowd, those who are intrigued, not frightened, by civilizations that initially may seem inexplicable.
Sardinia, it seems, is just the kind of place In Italy's readers are looking for.
Pietro is a fascinating blend of North African and Ligurian cultures.
www.initaly.com /regions/sardinia/sardinia.htm   (516 words)

  
 Holiday apartments and cottages in Sardinia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
A holiday cottage in Sardinia is the preferred option for many people and can be found in some of the most beautiful rural parts of this breathtaking island off the Mediterranean coast of Italy.
Holiday apartments in Sardinia are also plentiful in many outstanding locations throughout the dramatic countryside, giving you a pretty tough choice of quality holiday rental accommodation in Italy.
In Sardinia, cottages and apartments with 2 bedrooms provide a comfortable base from where a small family or group of friends can discover a wide range of opportunities for outdoor pursuits and relaxation, particularly during the summer when the climate will supply you with the endless amounts of sunshine that are guaranteed in Sardinia.
www.ownersdirect.co.uk /Italy-Sardinia-2bed.htm   (1108 words)

  
 kingdom of Sardinia
After the annexation (1861) of the Two Sicilies, Victor Emmanuel II of Sardinia was proclaimed king of Italy.
Although the name of the kingdom of Sardinia was derived from the island, Turin was its capital except from 1799 to 1814, when the mainland territories were annexed by France.
During that period, Cagliari, on Sardinia, was the royal residence.
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 Cheap Car Hire & Rental in Sardinia Italy
Sardinia is situated in the middle of the western mediterranean surrounded by shallow seas.
There are three major rivers, the Flumendosa flowing in the southern part of the east coast, the Triso flowing into the Gulf of Oristano and the Coghinas flowing into the sea in the north.
Sardinia is famous for its food, wine, culture, archtecture and archeology.
www.anycarhire.com /car-hire/sardinia.htm   (190 words)

  
 sardinia map and information page
Sardinia (an island), and a region of Italy, sits just south of the Island of Corsica in the blue Tyrrhenian Sea.
Numerous prehistoric Nuraghe castles, villages, temples and tombs dot the countryside, and with its perfect weather, tourists arrive in droves, many by ferry.
The Sardinia pages are currently being revised, but you can find additional information about the history of the island here.
www.worldatlas.com /webimage/countrys/europe/sardinia.htm   (312 words)

  
 Grostenquin France - Memories of Decimomannu, Sardinia, Italy - Assorted Sources   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Soon after the squadrons were in place in the Air Division, it became apparent that an air-to-air live firing range was needed in order to keep the F-86 pilots qualified in air-to-air firing.
So, negotiations with the German and Italian Air Forces commenced, and it was decided that the RCAF would pay 25% of the cost to prepare the Italian base at Decimomannu, Sardinia (about 10 miles NW of Cagliari) for air-to-air gunnery.
Extracts from 1 Air Division HQ Narrative Reports pertaining to Decimomannu, Sardinia.
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 Climbing in Sardinia
When you speak about Sardinia, you usually think at the sun, at the sea, at the beaches.
So thanks in particular to Maurizio Oviglia (who endeavoured describing and promoting new areas in all the island) you can climb surrounded by a sevage and inviolate nature who makes the landscape one of the most suggestive in the Mediterranean.
It is in the east coast of the island.
www.vacanzesardegna.org /insardiniaclimb.htm   (256 words)

  
 SCUBA Diving Sardinia, Italy
Sardinia is a land of friendly people, ancient ruins and excellent diving.
You can dive here all year round, but holidaying in May, June or September is perhaps the most pleasant.
For more on diving Sardinia please browse through the topics to the left.
www.scubatravel.co.uk /italy   (142 words)

  
 Holiday apartments in Sardinia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Holiday apartments in Sardinia, for your self catering apartment rental in Sardinia, Italy.
If you are considering booking a romantic Italian holiday, apartments in Sardinia with 1 bedroom are the ideal choice, particularly during the summer when you'll be guaranteed the very best of the sunshine that drenches this island in the Mediterranean.
Holiday apartments in Sardinia can be found in idyllic locations throughout the dramatic volcanic landscapes that shape this ruggedly beautiful island which is littered with medieval architecture, ancient ruins and archaeological evidence of a rich and varied cultural heritage unique to Sardinia.
www.ownersdirect.co.uk /Italy-Sardinia-1bed.htm   (558 words)

  
 Sardinia Travel: vacation apartments in Sardinia for rent. Villas, residences, lodging, accomodation, apartments, ...
Sardinia Travel: vacation apartments in Sardinia for rent.
All apartments have a private garden with terrace and barbeque and are all in walking distance to the beach.
Capitana, in the South- East of Sardinia; with Thalassotherapy- Center, miniclub, animation and a yachting- club next
www.sardiniatravel.net /docs/index_e.html   (274 words)

  
 Sardinia links by Lone Elisabeth
Sardinia Farm - adopt a sheep and follow the herd on-line.
Sardinia Net - Also one of the "old ones".
Archeological Research in Sardinia - from the University of Glasgow.
www.geocities.com /Athens/Troy/7818/sardinia.html   (1275 words)

  
 The Island of Sardinia - Contents
The sea and Sardinia: The clearest in the world.
On the trail of the ancient people of Sardinia.
The stones of the Faith: Romanesque Churches in Sardinia.
www.sarnow.com /sardinia   (81 words)

  
 Sardinia - Sardinia on ForumForUs
Sardinia GeoCenter Euro Map - Mairs (Mairs Geographischer Verlag,Kurt Mair)
Being an English-language site about Sardinia, we hope the site will benefit English-speaking ex-pats in Italy, people with holiday homes in Italy or simply those interested in finding out more.
We hope you will get invoved in building this online community, by using our Sardinia Forum, and suggesting anything else you would like to see on the site.
sardinia.forumforus.com   (252 words)

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