Posts tagged ‘City’

See Naples and Die

See Naples and Die: the popular phrase suggests that before you die you must experience the beauty and magnificence of the city of Naples, Italy. Last February, I finally visited this fantastic city. Yes, the old saying is still valid. The wonderful views of the Bay of Naples and the silhouette of Mount Vesuvius in the background make this a truly unique city. Read more

Fountain of Arethusa

Fonte Aretusa

The Fountain of Arethusa (Fonte Aretusa) is one of the most picturesque corners of Siracusa (Syracuse), Sicily. At the center of this source of fresh water still grows – only place in Europe – the papyrus plant.

Daybreak in Siracusa

The waterfront of Ortygia, Syracuse at dawn, Sicily, Italy.

Siracusa, Sicily

This photo was taken three years ago. I was in Siracusa (Syracuse) in Sicily and the picture shows the seafront of Ortigia at first light of the day. Now I decided to re-edit  this image in a different way. It seems to me that this new version better conveys the atmosphere of the upcoming sunrise. Compare it with the first version of this Image.