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Lanzarote Winter

Lanzarote is the easternmost of the autonomous Canary Island in the Atlantic Ocean, approximately 125 km off the African cost and far 1,000 km from its mother Country Spain. The island has a desert climate with just less than 20 days of rain in a year and a average daily temperature of 25°C/77°F. The fair population, the blue sky, […]

NAVIGLI

If today Milan in 2015 is this (the economic capital and the business of Italy) one of the reasons are the “Navigli” canals. Milan is not born on a great river as Rome (Tiber), Florence (Arno), Turin (Po) or Verona (Adige), but grows and develops in an area rich in spring waters and it has […]

ALASKA

19 Dec 2014 / 0 Comments / in Alaska, Landscape, Travel, USA

Although it had been occupied for thousands of years by indigenous peoples, from the 18th century onward, European powers considered the territory of Alaska ripe for exploitation. The United States purchased Alaska from Russia on March 30, 1867, for $7.2 million ($121 million adjusted for inflation) at approximately two cents per acre ($4.74/km²). The area went through several administrative […]

Favignana in Late August

Favignana is the biggest island of the Egadi’s archipelago (Favignana, Levanzo, Marettimo, Stagnone and Formica). It was really well known to be one of the most important fixed tuna fishing place in the Mediterranean sea. In fact the Florio Family (the same family of the Marsala Wine and the mythical “Targa Florio” Race ) owned […]

Stramilano 2013 – The Milano Running

The “Stramilano” is a running event created in 1972 by Renato Cepparo. The idea took shape after the unexpected success of the Milan-Proserpio, a “non-competitive walk” of 43 km that Cepparo organized beginning with a few friends and then in an “open” to anyone who wanted to sign up from 18/Sett/1971. The first edition of […]

Namibia

Namibia is the most dry Country in Austral Africa continent. You can find one of the biggest desert in the world, in fact on the West cost you have the Namib Desert long 800 km and large 200 and inside the Country you find the Kalahari coming from South Africa and Botswana border. At the […]

South Africa… malaria free

30 Mar 2012 / 0 Comments / in Africa, Colour, Landscape, Safari, Travel

Sud Africa – Malaria Free dalle coste europee del sud alle savane selvagge del nord Prologo Eravamo a New York, in taxi, dopo aver visitato Boston, Quebec City, Montreal, Toronto e Philadelphia i polmoni ci chiedevano aria,  pulita, dolce, fresca e chiara; i polmoni, il sangue ci domandavano più globuli rossi, l’EME non trasportava più […]

Exibition: “Favignana: quiete e mattanza” (from March 10th in Milano)

Favignana is a butterfly landed on Mediterranean Sea in front of the western Sicilian Cape. Its wings were always shacked by Tuna loving parade between end of May & beginning of June. The “Last Tonnaroti” followed the Tuna life cycles for having food & making a profitable business every year. Unfortunately the new technologies and […]

Freezer Milano

February 2012 was the most snowing and most cold month of the year in all Italy. Peaks of -28°C were registered in town Livigno (Lombardia, North of Italy close to Switzerland). On the Adriatic Cost side near Cesena the level of snow reached 100 cm. Rome, because of the public structures inexperience, was blocked and […]

Cabo Verde

The winter in Sal (Capo Verde) is just the same of the Summer in Sicily; hot, sunny, happy and hospitable people, fresh fish and water sports. Obviously the mass tourism brought with it also some not positive aspects as the continuous reaching of the business and a bit of territory’s disfiguring. Lucky everything is long […]