Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Around the Water

Wooden boat, Fosso Reale, LivornoDetail of a wooden boat in the “Fosso Reale”.Palazzo dell'Aquila Nera, LivornoThe “Palazzo dell'Aquila Nera” seen from “Piazza Cavour”.Floating gulls, Fosso Reale, LivornoThree gulls floating in the “Fosso Reale”.Tweety and a forklift under the Moby Freedom, LivornoA forklift parked alongside the “Moby Freedom”.Empty bottles of beer and water, LivornoEmpty beer bottles (and one of water) in “Piazza Mazzini”.

Today the “Giro d'Italia”, one of the top road cycling races in the world, comes to Livorno. If you have the chance try to catch on TV the scenic route through our hills and along the lungomare, with the arrival set at the “Terrazza Mascagni

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15 comments:

Luis Gomez said...

These are great VP. Love the colors and the happy mood in all of them.

Jack said...

This is certainly an unusual set of photos. I like the boat and the building, i.e., the first two photos.

Farmchick said...

I actually like the gulls floating on the perfectly green water.

Randy said...

I am loving that boat!

Lynette said...

Wonderful series of photos. Thanks!

Dina said...

All such artistic and fun photos!

Enjoy your Giro.

Traveling Hawk said...

The wood boat is my favourite too!

cieldequimper said...

Don't have TV.
Now how brilliant that you got a pirate beer bottle for a water post. The colour of the water is incredible! I love all these photos, this is a favourite post for me!

Cezar and Léia said...

I'm delighted by the first composition, it's a perfect shot!
But all pictures are great, and I also love the cute critters!
Léia

Birdman said...

LOVE that boat image. Yes, yes... it's in the details.

Kaori said...

The three gulls are so charming! Fun shots all around :D

Gunn said...

Very different and very nice....even the empty bottles have nice labels!:)

Tash said...

The 1st image is outstanding! Needs to be on a gallery wall.

JM said...

Love the two compositions on top, especially the boat shot.

Virginia said...

They are all great but that boat is just wonderful. Well done.
V