Nossa ida à Itália, foi para comemorar aniversário de uma amiga e fotografar um espetáculo de dança no Festival de Ameno.
Our trip to Italy, was to celebrate a friend’s birthday and photograph a dance show Ameno Festival.
Asking here and there, we got this magnificent Castle, where we saw sign of Ameno.
Quickly we left our luggage at the hotel and we run to find the theater.
Felizmente deu tudo certo – Fortunately it all worked out.
Segue imagens de todos lugares que conhecemos
Follow all images places we know
Ameno means tranquil place healthy. The village sits on top of a hill with houses and castles, belonging to noble families, of Turin and Milan.
It was a restaurant way of antiques.
Sacro Monte di San Francesco, Orta e San Giulio
Records of the ascent to the Sacro Monte. View Lake of Orta.
Villa Crespi – stands out for its impressive Arab-style architecture.
The goal of the Holy mountains was to offer pilgrims a safer alternative compared to trips to the Holy land.
This complex, one dedicated to St. Francis of Assisi. Comprised of 21 chapels.
In all cases of protection and natural lighting.
Sculptures depict the birth of Francisco.
The last chapel depicts Francis being received by the Pope.
From the top of the Hill, a view of the island of San Giulio, destination of our next ride.
One of the images that calls attention to Lake Orta is Buccione Castle. Medieval Tower the 12th century with 23 meters, used in the past to warn of any danger.
Isola dei Pescatori, Isola Madre e Isola Bella
Nosso último passeio na Itália, foi a visita a três pequenas ilhas, no Lago Maggiore.
Our last tour in Italy, was to visit the three small islands in Lake Maggiore.
Island Fisherman is the only permanently inhabited.
Island Madre – present in its gardens a variety of birds.
It has a wonderful garden that was designed over the centuries. Intelligently, with multicolored flowers throughout the year, doing a rotation among the various species.
Our back to Switzerland, was by the Lake Maggiore, passing by several spas, like this picture.
It is in remembering our favorite corner on Lake Orta.
Obs: clicando 2x em cima de qualquer foto, elas ampliam, para voltar a ver outras fotos, aperte na seta ( ← ) que fica na parte superior do monitor.
clicking 2x on any picture, they enlarge. To come back and see the other pictures, click on the arrow (← ), which is in the top part of the monitor.