Sailing the Ionian Sea

Sailboat, Ionian Sea

A bad day sailing is 100 times better than a good day at work. – Anonymous

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Back in Old Roghudi

The ghost town of Roghudi Vecchio (Old Roghudi) is one of my favorite places. Nevertheless, it’s been several years since my last visit. Located in a deep gorge of the Aspromonte massif, the road to get there is awful, too bad for my small city car.

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The abandoned village lies on a rocky ridge overlooking the Amendolea stream. Steep mountainside slopes surround the village. Quite isolated, Roghudi Vecchio has been one of the last villages inhabited by the Greek-Calabrian linguistic minority. Read more

Reggio Calabria Cathedral

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I was photographing the Cathedral of Reggio Calabria lit up at night. A lady stopped in front of me making a series of mobile photos. How irritating! However, I continued to photograph with the lady in the foreground. Well, in the end it was the best photo of that evening. Many thanks to the unknown lady.