Cagliari cathedral

Cagliari cathedral

The cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta and Santa Cecilia is the main place of worship of Cagliari, the mother church of the homonymous Archdiocese metropolitan and parish of the historic Castle District. The church looks like a combination of different…

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Basilica of Bonaria

Basilica of Bonaria

The construction of the Sanctuary dates back to when the King of Aragon conquered Sardinia driving away the hated Pisa. Alfonso IV, by order of King James, camped at the foot of the Bonaria hill, from where it began the…

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Monte Urpinu

Monte Urpinu

In the southern part of the city we find the Park of Monte Urpinu, one of the most beautiful green areas in the city center, is located 98 meters above the sea level. Inside the park you can walk or…

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Bastione di Saint Remy

Bastione di Saint Remy

The Saint Remy bastion is one of the most important fortifications of Cagliari, located in the Castle district. The name comes from the first viceroy, Philip-William Pallavicini, Baron of Saint Remy. At the end of the nineteenth century it was…

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Il Poetto

Il Poetto

The “Poetto” (Poettu in Sardinian) is the main beach of Cagliari that stretches for about eight kilometers, from Sella del Diavolo until the coast of St. Helens. The Poetto is also the district located in the western section of the…

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Torre dell’Elefante

Torre dell’Elefante

The “Torre dell’elefante”  is the second highest medieval tower of Cagliari, after the San Pancrazio Tower. The building, one of the most important monuments of the city, is located in the Castle district opposite the church of St. Joseph and is…

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