Faces from old times. Capitels in the San Marco Square, Venice.

For this weekly photo challenge I had prepared an special post. I will show you faces from old times, sculpted in stone. I love capitels, specialy the ones showing animals, people or other images. Each time I visit the San Marco square, I enjoy the time admiring some of the most beautiful capitels I have…

Pastor Maremmano, El perro de los Apeninos Italianos.

Les presento muestra querida mascota. Ella es un Pastor Maremmano de un año de edad y se llama “BLANCA” El Maremmano es un perro pastor originario de Italia Central, precisamente de la region de los Apeninos del Abruzzo, por lo que muchas veces se le llama simplemente Pastor Abruzzese. Es un perro que pertenece al…

“Carnevale di Venezia 2018 – Il volo dell’Angelo”

El vuelo del Ángel es una de las actividades centrales del carnaval de Venezia, y cada año reúne cerca de 30.000 personas en la plaza de San Marco.   La María ganadora del concurso del año anterior tiene el honor de volar como un ángel desde lo alto del campanil hasta el escenario ubicado en…

Beauty, History & Traditions

What do you love about where you live? The answer is easy: In Italy, wherever you walk, wherever you look, you find Beauty, History, and old Traditions. The Italian landscapes  are beautiful, but what make them unique is the touch of  the human hands through the centuries. As an example, just some pictures prevoiusly published…

Puestas de sol en Chiloe (Chile)

Las puestas de sol en Chiloe son generalmente espectaculares, estos son solo algunos ejemplos de nuestro viaje en Diciembre 2017. Si al paisaje, agregamos los sonidos o el silencio de la naturaleza, es aun mejor!!!!    

Old boats and nets in the Chiloe Island (Chile)

Some days ago I was in one of my favorite places “The Chiloe Island” in the Chilean Patagonia. There, the time doesn’t run, maybe not even walks, but anyway, you can see its effects looking at the people or the things you can find. In the Island,  is very common to see very old stuff…

Frescos in the San Zeno Basilic in Verona, Italy

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…

Stairs to…? Comachio (Emilia Romagma) Italy

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…

Graffiti, once in a while are nice!!!!

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…

Weekly Photo Challenge, Serene: Cows in the Alps.

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…