Monday, June 8, 2015

Lions Staircase

Entrance of Palazzo Squilloni, scali Cialdini, Livorno
Lions do not watch only gates, but also staircases: this is the majestic entrance of Palazzo Squilloni.
Entrance of Palazzo Squilloni, scali Cialdini, Livorno
Lion of Palazzo Squilloni, scali Cialdini, Livorno
As we have already seen, the building entrance is on Scali Cialdini, but its side faces the Fosso Reale.

See also: Scali D'Azeglio - On the Fosso Reale - Palazzo Squilloni

19 comments:

Kate said...

It looks like a red carpet is needed to complete the photo!

Revrunner said...

Hmm, I wonder if the lions are as effective as security cameras. :-)

Jack said...

It is good that those lions are on guard. You wouldn't want those stairs to sneak away.

Randy said...

Those are really nice guards.

Babzy said...

beautiful entrance ! :)

Halcyon said...

I wish I had some lions for my front door.

Dina said...

Their open mouth gives the lions a funny expression.

Gunn said...

Looks GRAND and pretty.

José Mendonça said...

Perfect compositions.

Lowell said...

That truly is a grand entrance and your photos show it off splendidly!

Birdman said...

Pretty cool entrance... and I ain't lyin'.

Luis Gomez said...

Looks great VP.

EG CameraGirl said...

Lions definitely make the entrance so much more impressive. ;)

cieldequimper said...

That's gorgeous VP!

Karl Demetz said...

An elegant entrance, like the lions !

William Kendall said...

Quite an entrance!

RedPat said...

The lions make the pic complete!

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Oh my! This a grand entrance indeed VP, definitely needs guarding :)

Stefan Jansson said...

Classical.