Tag: italy

May 17, 2016

The Remarkable Climbing Prowess of Alpine Ibexes

The Remarkable Climbing Prowess of Alpine Ibexes

Watch these fearless, sure-footed goats scale the sheer face of a dam in search of minerals and salts

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Apr 5, 2016

Artist Installs Miniature Rooms Into Abandoned Manholes in Italy

Artist Installs Miniature Rooms Into Abandoned Manholes in Italy

Artist ‘Biancoshock’ wants to raise awareness through his art about people living in extreme conditions

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Dec 10, 2015

Picture of the Day: Sunrise in Manarola, Italy

Picture of the Day: Sunrise in Manarola, Italy

Manarola is a town in the province of La Spezia, Liguria, northern Italy. It’s the second smallest of Italy’s famous Cinque Terre towns.

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Oct 26, 2015

Picture of the Day: Finding Your Desktop Background In Real Life

Picture of the Day: Finding Your Desktop Background In Real Life

Reddit user AdventurousHuman had this image as his desktop background for the last year and last month he found the actual location.

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Sep 26, 2015

Picture of the Day: Moonlight Over Italy

Picture of the Day: Moonlight Over Italy

NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly is spending a year in space and his daily stream of photos continue to inspire. This one is from day 180 and shows Italy at night, illuminated by the moon.

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Sep 22, 2015

Picture of the Day: A Mountain Museum at the Top of an Actual Mountain

Picture of the Day: A Mountain Museum at the Top of an Actual Mountain

Designed by Zaha Hadid, MMM Corones is located at the top of Italy’s Kronplatz. Where else would you put a museum about mountaineering?

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Aug 12, 2015

Picture of the Day: Sassi di Matera, Italy

Picture of the Day: Sassi di Matera, Italy

Across the canyon, we see the ancient city of Matera in southern Italy, where ancient cave dwellings date back over 9000 years.

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