Since long time I wanted to know how the old frescos were made. The explanations I got from the web were always detail, but it was not until I visited the San Zeno Basilic located in Verona (Italy) that I really understood it. In the church it is possible to see some very old frescos … Sigue leyendo Frescos in the San Zeno Basilic in Verona, Italy
Despues de tres años ya era tiempo de volver a Chile para pasar la navidad con la familia y los amigos. El vuelo va a ser largo. Venezia, una larga escala en Madrid, Sao Pablo y por fin Santiago. El viaje es tan largo que siempre antes de iniciar esta maraton se me quitan todas … Sigue leyendo De Regreso a Chile
El día sábado fuimos a caminar por el sendero de los pescadores que parte desde la playa de Levico Terme y da la vuelta alrededor del lago. El sendero es muy bonito y tiene unos 8km de largo, por lo que se puede hacer en un par de horas. Después de la caminata volvimos al … Sigue leyendo El Sendero de los pescadores, lago levico (Trentino Alto Adige, Italia).
An stair rise you up and another can take you down. Be sure to take the one going where you want. This bridge in Comachio, close to where the Po river reaches the Adriatic sea, in Italy, has 4 stairs, then when you are on top, you have 3 altetatives to continue your way. Life … Sigue leyendo Stairs to…? Comachio (Emilia Romagma) Italy
Nothing more sophisticated or elegant than going around Verona in this wonderful carruage. Picture taken few months ago during the horses fair. For The Daily post: Elegance
Este fin de semana fuimos a Levico Terme, que es un pequeño pueblo ubicado en la orilla del lago Levico, en la región Italiana del Trentino Alto Adige. La idea era visitar su famoso mercado navideño. Partimos en el camper temprano para evitarnos los tacos. En un par de horas ya estábamos ahi. Después de … Sigue leyendo Mercatino de Natale en Levico Terme (Trentino, Italia)
Graffiti are something that makes me angry. I hate seeing the city walls full of gangs signatures or ugly drawings. Making it is really a Cheeky behaviour!!! But I have to admit that once in a while, there are some nice ones. In the picture you can see the spontaneous joy reaction of a child … Sigue leyendo Graffiti, once in a while are nice!!!!
For centuries, the richest and illustrious members of the society had the possibility of being buried inside the churches or the cloisters. More was spent on decorating the tomb, more service was provided to the church and therefore it was easier to earn a place in paradise. The chance was even higer is buried close … Sigue leyendo The tombs in the Basilica of Saint Anthony in Padova (Italy).
Everywhere in Italy it is possible to find, angle stones, capitals, statues and all kind of pieces of very old buildings inserted into newer ones. This is maybe one of the oldest recycling activities the man has done. A couple of weeks ago, just walking across Verona city center, I found a nice example of … Sigue leyendo Daily Post: Age. Recycling Beauty.
I usually find serenity in nature. But not only me!!! Last summer, walking through the mountains, I found some cows resting and enjoying life in the border line between Italy and Austria. My first thought was “they are the happiest cows in the world”. This is serenity!!! This is my selection for the Weekly Photo … Sigue leyendo Weekly Photo Challenge, Serene: Cows in the Alps.