Saturday, April 28, 2012

Foreign Navies 2012

Navy band, Foreign Navies ceremony, LivornoThe delegations of the Navies present to the 29th TAN paraded yesterday on “Via Grande”, gathering then in “Piazza del Municipio” (Town Hall Square) for a simple ceremony. The Navy band was playing all along.The mayor Alessandro Cosimi, Admiral Giuseppe Cavo Dragone, Foreign Navies ceremony, LivornoAlessandro Cosimi, the mayor of Livorno, was on the balcony of Town Hall with the commander of the Naval Academy, the Admiral Giuseppe Cavo Dragone.Cadets carrying the flags, Foreign Navies ceremony, LivornoThe cadets of every Navy present at the Trophy were carrying their flags.Town Hall staircase festooned with flags, Foreign Navies ceremony, LivornoThe marble staircase of Town Hall festooned with flags at the end of the ceremony.Town Hall staircase festooned with flags, Foreign Navies ceremony, LivornoThe flags were arranged in alphabetical order at the right of the Italian Navy flag, continuing on the other side of the staircase.

Search labels: TAN - Tuttovela
See also: Piazza del Municipio - Town Hall - Foreign Navies 2010 - Foreign Navies 2011
External links: Italian Naval Academy

9 comments:

Halcyon said...

I love a marching band. Looks like a nice ceremony.

Luis Gomez said...

Love these images VP. Have a nice weekend.

EG CameraGirl said...

Everyone loves a parade!!

Lois Evensen said...

Go Navy! :)))))

Dina said...

Thanks for showing us all the ceremonies. What fun! The band leader even smiled to you.
So that's your mayor. He can be proud of having TAN every year.
I wish our flag could be among the many others.

Traveling Hawk said...

A nice and colorful ceremony! I bet it gathered a lot of people around.

Randy said...

These are wonderful. I like the last shot best.

Gunn said...

Thanks for sharing this event with us!
Looks like you will have a nice sunny weekend!
Lots of thing happening this time of year.

JM said...

I see I was somehow present there! :-) Great shots.