Monday, August 25, 2014

Via Grande and Largo Duomo

Porticoes, Via Grande, Livorno
The porticoes of Via Grande, built after the Second World War.
Porticoes, Largo Duomo, Livorno
The slightly older porticoes of Largo del Duomo, built before the Second World War. If you wish, you can see a detail of the Palladian flooring here.

See also: Porticoes - Palladian Flooring

7 comments:

Randy said...

So beautiful.

Dina said...

The idea of a portico is so helpful for pedestrians and shoppers, I wonder why they don't do it much anymore.
And so elegant looking.

Birdman said...

Like many things in life, they go on, and on and on...

Karl Demetz said...

These portici are beautiful, nice and clean!

Gunn said...

This is fantastic!
Italians have had eyes for beautiful details for a very long time!

José Mendonça said...

These reminds me of Bologna. I especially like the bottom shot with the curve.

Stefan Jansson said...

Great place to take photos.