The air is filled up with light sea breeze with the savour of olives, oranges and strawberry. We’re walking along the ancient terraces with feminine statutes which are whispering to us some intimate enchanted words on French and English. 70 more words
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There is something special about travelling to an island for vacation. And these are some of Europe’s best.
Mention Sardinia and most people think of the glitz of the Costa Smeralda but there’s so much more to this little gem: the magnificent rugged landscape of the granite interior, the fabulous seafood and, for history buffs, the strange and evocative remnants of Sardinia’s ancient nuraghic culture, not to mention a scattering of Carthaginian and Roman ruins, Pisan churches and Spanish Baroque. 1,170 more words
The first of the “Biomes” we decide to visit at Cornwell’s Eden Project is called the Mediterranean Biome.
This is where a warm dry climate can be made within the dome so that plants from places like California, Australia and South Africa can be grown and displayed. 329 more words