Tag Archives: Tonara

Snowed in Sardinia

It’s hard to imagine Sardinia’s slopes, peaks and valleys covered heavily in snow, but it happened. It snowed in Sardinia! This past week in many parts of Sardinia it snowed so hard that many people were left without heat, electricity … Continue reading

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A snapshot of time at Tonara

A snapshot in time from Tonara, Sardinia, Italy. A place so magical that you feel as though you’ve stepped back a few centuries. Tonara was one of the most geographically stunning areas I’ve visited in Sardinia. Have you been?

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Object

Finally there’s a challenge where I can show off this stunning hand-crafted object that I found in Tonara, Sardinia. This is my response to the weekly photo challenge: object. What is the best way to photograph an object? All advice … Continue reading

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An Unexpected Accordion Player at Tonara, Sardinia

An unexpected accordion player greeted me at the cortas apertas in Tonara, Sardinia. He was kind in allowing me to photograph him while he played melodic tunes on his grandfather’s old musical instrument. This is my response to the weekly … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Short

The travel theme this week is short, and it finally gives me the opportunity to show off these cute, little dolls wearing traditional costume’s from the heart of Sardinia. And here’s a short door so the cat can get through. I found … Continue reading

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Snapshot: Imported Antique Cameras

Sharing a simple photo from Tonara, Sardinia.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit

This weeks weekly photo challenge is habit, and there is no better place in the world where the people still abide by the same habits or rituals as they did hundreds of years ago, like they do here in Sardinia. This … Continue reading

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A dated door from Tonara, Sardinia

“There are things known and things unknown and in between are the doors.”  Jim Morrison One of my favourite pastimes is photographing old doors. Did I manage to capture the spirit of this ancient passageway?

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A Snapshot from Tonara, Sardinia

  Related articles Tantalizing Torrone from Tonara (laavventura.wordpress.com) Torrone from Toronto (urbanfoodguy.com)  

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An Infinite Deep Look at Traditional Costumes from Tonara, Sardinia

Sardinia, Italy is a magical island filled with mysterious charm that is proud to show an infinite detail to each costume representing each town on the island. The island women have for centuries hand stitched their stunning traditional garb to … Continue reading

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