Tag Archives: Italy

Blue Dreaming…

I love the different blue tones in this photo as they have such a soothing effect. I am transported back in time, blue dreaming of the cool shade and the sound of gently lapping water as the gondolas float by on Venice’s busy waters.

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Lettere…

I saw this cracked, old door in Trastevere in Rome, Italy. The winding, narrow streets of this characterful neighbourhood are full of wonderful details, such as this mail-opening on someone’s front door. I can imagine how beautiful this door looked … Continue reading

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Holy water…

The weather is beautiful again today and as I sit in the sun, all I can think about is how refreshing water is during these sunny days. I took this photo in Piazza San Pietro (St. Peter’s Square) in the Vatican City, Italy. … Continue reading

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Ancient sun…

This temple in Paestum, Italy amazed me because of its size. I couldn’t believe that not only had it not been built with the modern equipment we rely on today but that it was also still standing! It was built around 500 BC and … Continue reading

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Lighting up the sky…

It was sunset when I took this photo in Amalfi, Italy. Although this photo only suggests at the dusk sky’s magnificent colours, I think it still has that element of romance and magic that sunset skies have. The faint lilac … Continue reading

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A Taste of Switzerland…

On the border between Switzerland and Italy lies the Matterhorn, (also known as ‘Monte Cervino’ in Italian and ‘Mont Cervin’ in French), which is probably most well-known for its iconic appearance on the Toblerone chocolate packet. I have always loved this peak because of … Continue reading

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A little bit of love…

Taken in what is arguably the most romantic country in the world, Italy, a little message of love. It strikes me as perfectly fitting that I could find graffiti of amorous intentions on the city walls of Naples and a … Continue reading

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