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TAORMINA, SICILIA, ITALIA

Red corals grow on rocky seabottom with low sedimentation, typically in dark environments like caverns or crevices, exactly like this beautiful Blue Grotto in Taormina. The coral itself is made by thousands of marine organisms called polyps, which secrete calcium carbonate to form the distinguishing hard red skeleton.

3 Agosto 2019

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SIRACUSA

Sunbathing is a traditional daily activity for most of the people here in the south of Italy, but my body and my brain can’t stand it for more than three minutes, even considering that the sun is my god. Italian dna with mermen blood

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“Going to Sicily is better than going to the moon.” Gabriel Garcìa Màrquez

TAORMINA, SICILIA, ITALIA - 3 AGOSTO 2019

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Taormina

Taormina is a picturesque hilltop town on the east coast of Sicily. It sits near Mount Etna, an active volcano, and it’s full of gorgeous beaches and fascinating places. A narrow stretch of sand connects to Isola Bella, a tiny island and nature reserve located in the center of the beach. beaches and fascinating places. A narrow stretch of sand connects to Isola Bella, a tiny island and nature reserve located in the center of the beach.

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Taormina cave hunting.
How are you this morning strangers?

TAORMINA, SICILIA, ITALIA - 3 agosto 2019

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ISOLA BELLA, TAORMINA, SICILIA - 3 AGOSTO 2019

Getting my mind lost thru the Sicilian coastline and the many fascinating locations of this area. I think I need to get a diving license after this trip!

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siracusa, sicilia, italia

Siracusa was founded by Ancient Greek Corinthians and Teneans around 733 BC and became soon one of the major powers of the Mediterranean world. Nowadays the city is still notable for its rich Greek history & architecture, and known as the birth place of the legendary mathematician & engineer Archimedes.

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siracusa, sicilia, italia

Street photography adventure in the old streets of Ortigia. Today’s mission is to catch some good street shots while also taking a lot of reference pictures for my watercolors. Multimedia adventures as always! What are you up to folks?

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siracusa, sicilia, italia

Street photography session in Siracusa, Sicilia. Enjoying the local vibe while embracing local proverbs & saying: Cu nesci arrinesci “who leaves (their own comfort zone) succeeds”. What’s going on in your day folks?

 

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