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Castiadas: a little 'history

A visit today will not say, beautiful and marinara, Tourism and fun as it appears, Castiadas but has an origin not only recent, but also particular. The built entirely, in 1875 of prisoners, that national provision were transferred away from the world. Castiadas fact not existed, and in its place was only thick vegetation, ponds and malaria.

Its core is still visible central structure of prisons, that throughout the summer become home to several cultural. Go on shows, films are shown,exhibitions are organized and so. Even if you visit its territory, find themselves far apart from each other, beautiful houses, by solid walls and thick. It was prison facilities that offered hospitality to prisoners - workers, that not only built the city, bonificandola, but also that they cultivated the lands, making it similar to what we can see today.

But when you visit Castiadas to surprise us is above all the variety of landscapes that we are faced: sea, hills and mountains, beaches, Mediterranean forests and. In short, everything that a tourist, trimmed and beauty of Sardinia, might want.

And of course there is even the chance to have fun, participating in excursions that lead to the discovery of the hinterland. Among the most popular excursion on foot or by bike, that will take you to discover the waterfalls and the source of S'Acqua Callenti (Hot water). There inoltrerete in the dense vegetation, savoring the scents and flavors. The lucky ones may get wild boar and why not?, some wonderful Sardinian deer. But it is also fun nightlife in Castiadas. No shortage of pizzerias, pub, restaurants and seaside kiosks, and a disco you can reach the nearby Villasimius or sister Costa Rei.