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Grotte du Mas d'Azil (Cave / Rock Shelter)

Grands Sites Ariege Midi-Pyrenees


Details of tours and opening times etc.

The Cave of Niaux (Cave / Rock Shelter)

Grands Sites Ariege Midi-Pyrenees


A newer site with up to date info on tours times and languages. We booked by email a couple of days in advance (info@grands-sites-ariege.fr) as I didn't think my French was up to an attempt at phone conversation.

Filitosa (Complex)

Official website of Filitosa


Good site guide, beware the video has the offending "tunes".

Tomb I (Rock Cut Tomb)

Trepanned skull found


Santu Pedru (Rock Cut Tomb)

Tomb 1 layout


Li Mizzani (Tomba di Giganti)

Dweb


Article about the use of Li Mizzani for healing

Romanzesu (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)

Romanzesu


More about the complex (in Italian) with some great photos.

Iloi (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)

Archaeological map of the Sedillo area


OK, it's not strictly just about Iloi, but just check out this map for what's in the local area, and why I'd really hoped for help on what to see, what could be seen, and how to find things.
Click on the map to enlarge it and then go - wow!

Santa Cristina (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)

Santa Cristina guidebook


The official site guide - in Italian, sorry - but well worth it for the illustrations.
NB - pdf 1019kb

Nuraghe Losa

Nuraghe Losa


Detail of the site - in Italian.

Tarxien (Ancient Temple)

Tarxien facade


A link to Architect magazine with page 21 of the journal showing Carlo Ceschi's interpretation of how the facade of the south temple looked, from the model found and the remains in situ. NB this is an 8.5MB pdf!

Tal-Qadi (Ancient Temple)

The Tal-Qadi Stone


A documentary made about the stone - check out the script and the scientific paper behind it

Hal Saflieni Hypogeum (Ancient Temple)

Hal Saflieni Hypogeum


The best guide to and images of the hypogeum I've found

Santu Antine (Nuraghe)

Santu Antine website


In Italian only (Oct 07) but with other languages including English "coming soon".

Serra Orrios

Guide to Serra Orrios and surrounding area


This pdf is in Italian - 130 pages 2,740KB. It's one of a series of guides which can be found online in Italian, but are available in a variety of languages to purchase from the staffed sites in the area.

Great aerial shot of the site on the front cover!

Lu Brandali

Lu Brandali and region guide


This pdf is in Italian - 97 pages 1,291KB. It's one of a series of guides which can be found online in Italian, but are available in a variety of languages to purchase (9 euros each) from the staffed sites in the area.

Li Lolghi (Tomba di Giganti)

Li Lolghi leaflet


Li Muri (Megalithic Cemetery)

Li Muri leaflet


Sardinia (Island)

Il Portale Sardo


A really comprehensive guide to all kinds of sites and locations around the island. In Italian with a google English translator link.

Archeologiasarda


Some great detail on sites all around Sardinia - in Italian.
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