What has been lost elsewhere in Sardinia resists, rooted in community life.
Sardinia has an unbreakable bond with its culture, folklore, festivals and celebrations dot the calendar sacred and profane.
The colorful and varied folk traditions express the strong identity of the place, ranging from religious processions, tournaments from medieval atmosphere, extreme stunts on horseback (Oristano, Santulussurgiu), ancient carnivals (Bosa), and other rites that even for ages are repeated unchanged.
Some of the festivals are linked to long periods of Spanish rule and some Easter celebrations are an example.
Then there are the festivals dedicated to the best local food and wine. Finally, the recent and ancient legends surround the ancient magic island.