Su Nuraxi is a nuragic archaeological site in Barumini, Marmilla, Sardinia, Italy

Su Nuraxi is a nuragic archaeological site in Barumini, Marmilla, Sardinia, Italy

Sardinia is home to more than 7,000 stone nuraghi towers, Bronze Age castles built between 1600 and 1100 B.C. Best known is Nuraghe Santu Antine near Torralba, a well-preserved nuraghic royal palace surrounded by the eerie remnants of a once thriving nuraghic village.

Sardinia is home to more than 7,000 stone nuraghi towers, Bronze Age castles built between 1600 and 1100 B.C. Best known is Nuraghe Santu Antine near Torralba, a well-preserved nuraghic royal palace surrounded by the eerie remnants of a once thriving nuraghic village.

Nuraghe Piscu - Suelli,  by ojosdesign, via Flickr, Sardegna, Sardinia

Nuraghe Piscu - Suelli, by ojosdesign, via Flickr, Sardegna, Sardinia

SU NURAXI DI BARUMINI, Italy: During the late 2nd millennium B.C. in the Bronze Age, a special type of defensive structure known as nuraghi (for which no parallel exists anywhere else in the world) developed on the island of Sardinia. The complex consists of circular defensive towers in the form of truncated cones built of dressed stone, with corbel-vaulted internal chambers.

SU NURAXI DI BARUMINI, Italy: During the late 2nd millennium B.C. in the Bronze Age, a special type of defensive structure known as nuraghi (for which no parallel exists anywhere else in the world) developed on the island of Sardinia. The complex consists of circular defensive towers in the form of truncated cones built of dressed stone, with corbel-vaulted internal chambers.

Tomba dei giganti "Sa domu 'e s'orku"    Giants' grave - Sette Fratelli Mountains  South-eastern Sardinia

Tomba dei giganti "Sa domu 'e s'orku" Giants' grave - Sette Fratelli Mountains South-eastern Sardinia

A detail of the Nuraghe Scala Orrubia of Samugheo.

A detail of the Nuraghe Scala Orrubia of Samugheo.

Domus de janas .Montessu case di fate di 5000 anni fa..Sardinia/Cerdeña.

Domus de janas .Montessu case di fate di 5000 anni fa..Sardinia/Cerdeña.

Nuraghe Arrubiu - Historic Nuraghi Site

Nuraghe Arrubiu - Historic Nuraghi Site

nuraghe di Goni

nuraghe di Goni

neroargento - pozzi e fonti sacre - Romanzesu Pozzo Bitti, Nuragic Age, Sardinia

neroargento - pozzi e fonti sacre - Romanzesu Pozzo Bitti, Nuragic Age, Sardinia

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