“Venezia – On the Water” – Another book

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A new book, that gather the photos taken during few days in Venice. My portrayal of a perception.

Venezia – On the water by andrea landi

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After the tide

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Seaweed on a banister, after a tide.

It happens, twice a day, in Brittany. July 2010. a_

Back in the harbour

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Guilvinec is a small fishing village, in Bretagne. It counts two and half thousand souls, and the largest artisanal fishing harbour in France (the third considering the industrial ones), with 130 fishing ships. The village itself has no peculiarity (except for a good microbrewery), but around five o’clock in the afternoon one can see . . . → Read More: Back in the harbour

Ponta de São Lourenço

Ponta de São Lourenço

Ponta de São Lourenço is a peninsula, some five or six kilometers long, laying at the very east of Madeira. It’s extremely fascinating, with its desertic landscape and the colorful rocks’ layers, product by different eruptions some millions years ago. I had very hard time selecting less than forty photos to put in the gallery, . . . → Read More: Ponta de São Lourenço

Madeira – West and South coasts

Cabo Vermelho (N. Sra. da Boa Morte), 429m)

As said, Madeira has no natural beaches. Large part of the coasts are actually cliffs, and the lack of plans in the most sunny area has meant that every single horizontal field was used. Some of them are near the coastal line… and some have no road nor trail to approach. Only a lift.

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Madeira – The old road ER101, on the north coast

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Nowadays, Madeira has a very good road system, modern and well maintained (except the slant of the roads, even the highways….), but almost all the most important ones have only few years. In particular, the new road that link São Vicente to Porto Moniz, in the north coast, was finished in 2006. Until then, the . . . → Read More: Madeira – The old road ER101, on the north coast

Madeira archipelago – Ilhas Desertas

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Madeira is an archipelago, indeed. In all the previous posts, I referred to Madeira as an island, and actually the largest one has the same name. But in some photos one can see other three islands nearby in the ocean, called Ilhas Desertas, or just las Desertas. Here from Ponta São Lourenço:

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