Gaveena's blog

19Mar
Top 10 don'ts in Sardinia

Top 10 don'ts in Sardinia

Sardinia is a world apart so there are special rules to follow during your stay, that’s why we decided to publish these ironical-but-serious don’ts. No danger, don’t worry! These few tips will help you to happily get into the soul of the island to be seduced by its food and amazed by its people. 1 […]


14Feb
Mont'e prama giants: unique archeology in Sardinia

Mont'e prama giants: unique archeology in Sardinia

International media have written about them. In Sardinia they are the topic of the year. We are talking about Giants of Mont’e Prama, the ancient statues which put a spotlight on archeology in Sardinia and got to be very special Ambassadors of our island all around the world. Their fascinating story began in 1974, when […]


23Jan
Three reasons for a Easter holiday in Sardinia

Three reasons for a Easter holiday in Sardinia

Do you believe that Easter is just painted eggs or Easter bunnies? Prepare your eyes and cameras to get impressed by some of the most amazing Easter rituals in the Mediterranean countries and be ready to enjoy a spiritual experience! Moreover, this is a wonderful time of the year to visit our island: spring is […]


09Jan
Poetto: the long beach of Cagliari

Poetto: the long beach of Cagliari

If you’re planning a break in Mediterranean don’t miss the chance to fly to Cagliari to visit the surprising capital of Sardinia and to enjoy some sunny relax at Poetto beach. The longest city beach in whole Europe is a funky venue where to add some inspiring feelings to your dive into the world of […]


06Dec
Wild herbs of Sardinia

Wild herbs of Sardinia

Go back to the past and learn how to use Mediterranean wild herbs of Sardinia with this quick guide by Gaveena’s team. Once upon a time ago, our ancestors used to go shopping in the natural supermarket of Mediterranean scrub. Luckily we have preserved some of their wisdom and we can’t wait to share it with you! […]


01Nov
Mysterious carnival masks in the heart of Sardinia

Mysterious carnival masks in the heart of Sardinia

While searching for images of Sardinia, probably some of you has been impressed by local people wearing weird costumes and mysterious masks. Don’t worry, this is not our everyday outfit! It’s part of antique rituals and bizarre celebrations taking place during carnival, surely the most buzzing period of the year in our island. In Barbagia, the mountain […]


28Oct
Coffee in Italy

Coffee in Italy

When visiting our country, it’s good to have a clue of the culture of coffee in Italy; it may look bizarre and sometimes insane… but it’s surely a creative way to enjoy intense flavours. Some basics about italian coffee This short guide is related to coffee at bar or restaurant, while coffee made at home […]


04Oct
Top 5 amazing places in Sardinia

Top 5 amazing places in Sardinia

Many people consider our island as a small continent, a land where nature has magically assembled a great variety of sceneries and natural environments. This is Gaveena’s team selection of top 5 amazing places in Sardinia where the result of nature’s patient work has been particularly exciting; check them out and get into the mood […]


20Sep
Spaghetti with bottarga - Sardinian recipe

Spaghetti with bottarga - Sardinian recipe

Bottarga is made of mullet or tuna roes, salted and dried; it is a typical product of Sardinia, born centuries ago in Cabras on west coast of our island. It can be found in baffe (literally ‘mustaches’ because of their shape) or grated. For this recipe we will use it grated. Spaghetti with bottarga is […]


25Aug
A taste of Cagliari in 5 spots

A taste of Cagliari in 5 spots

The Capital city of Sardinia is a vibrant mediterranean hub, where people and cultures have been gathering for centuries, creating a unique sequence of historical and social layers. That’s why it is a must for food junkies who can be surprised almost at every corner by drooling specialties born in a unique social melting pot. […]