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Discover 4 places to see in Villanova Monteleone

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POTTU CODINU AREA

The necropolis of Pottu Codinu is located in an area of hills and valleys near the river Temo and the rio Curos Sardinia Northwest. It consists of nine domus de janas (fairy houses "" or "witches houses") cut into the limestone rock. The tombs, composed of multiple cells, are preceded by brief dromoi (discovered corridors) and were closed by stone slabs, which are not preserved. The plan is mainly rectangular, with T. The decorative details are as more numerous in graves located in the northern sector of the necropolis, in which perhaps were buried by families important components. Elements th


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Archaeological complex of Nuraghe Appiu

The archaeological area is immersed in cork and ilex woods, in a beautiful landscape between mountains and sea. The complex consists of nuraghe Appiu (complex type nuraghe), a single tower nuraghe, a big village with about two hundred huts, a giants%u2019 tomb and two small dolmen. The trilobate nuraghe Appiu collapsed in the external part, but inside it still preserves three big chambers, one over the other. The second nuraghe, quite well- preserved, is much smaller. The huts in the village, round or quadrangular in plan, are built of superimposed stone rows with mud mortar and face little


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Archaeological complex of Pottu Codinu

The necropolis of Santu Pedru rises on the homonymous hill, overlooking a fertile plain. It’s made up  of ten domus de janas tombs (literally “witch house” or “fairy house”), hollows cut into reddish trachyte and tufa rocks, with an uncovered entrance corridor (dromos) and pluricellular plan. The domus de janas tombs show architectonical elements and decorations of the living’s houses (steps, bases, cornices, lintels, semicircular roofs) and are adorned with ritual elements as false doors, symbol of the imperturbability of the dead’s world, bull horns, symbol of strength, fertility and ap


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