All this part of the Italian Riviera is unusually attractive. In the wide and deep bay opened in front of us, Santa Margherita appears, then Rapallo, Chiavari. Even further Sister Levante. The yacht, turning on the other side, glides a short distance from the cliffs, and now, at the end of this cape, which we just circled, a hidden gorge suddenly opens where the sea penetrates, almost indistinguishable from thickets of pine, olive and chestnut trees. A small village, Portofino, is expanding like a crescent moon around this calm bay …
(Guy de Maupassant)
Colorful vacation. You can only get confused before the choice. The pastel colors of typical houses facing Continue reading
Anyone who looks at a geographical map that depicts the Apennine Peninsula, which is incomparable in contour and protrudes into the Mediterranean Sea, can easily find Italy by recognizing it by the clear outline of the “boot” profile.
The Russian tour operator, who must indicate to the potential client where the rest or travel destination in Italy, which he intends to visit, will not experience any difficulties: the boundaries of the contact of Italy with the sea are so obvious that they are easily perceived and remembered. And the client, who first gets acquainted with the catalog of a tour operator or an illustrated tourist prospectus, easily recognizes the geographical position of any Italian city or village by their architectural style and natural landscape. Italy, Continue reading
Naples is a completely unusual city. It is like a cake “Count ruins”, which the mad culinary specialist decorated with cream roses. The whole city is a magnificent mountain, surrounded by greenery, houses on which are located like notes on paper – up-down, up-down.
From the view of the local ancient architecture is breathtaking. It just seems that the whole story has long been known, here it is in the palm of your hand, only reach out your hand. But no. They gathered in Naples to build a metro, and found the ancient city underground. Plans for the subway have been forgotten and postponed, and archaeologists have begun to replace the builders. Where to rush when the story wakes up? Continue reading