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My Italian Bucket List: Meeting Asinara White Donkeys in Sardinia

The island of Asinara in Sardinia is a great destination for a walking holiday. It is high up in my Italia bucket list not only because of the beautiful scenery. The island is home to beautiful Asinara white donkeys who I am dreaming of meeting one day. According to some historians, the four-legged “blondes” were brought on the island from Egypt in the 17th century. The donkeys ...

Life is A Beach for the Cats of Su Pallosu

There is a tiny beautiful seaside village in Sardinia called Su Pallosu. In fact, it is the smallest fishing hamlet in Italy: only eight people and 54 cats live there. Human beings have settled in this area since the Bronze age, the felines took up residence here almost 90 years ago, in the 1920s. They ...