Ants

 Posted by on March 27, 2015  Add comments
Mar 272015
 
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This was the second time we’d climbed the 400 or so steps of the Duomo in Florence. The first brought tears to my eyes – it was such a beautiful experience. The view across the red roof tops of Florence I found unforgettable. The second trip, a year later, was to accompany my sister on her first trip, so less surprising but equally interesting.
I particularly enjoyed looking down on all the activity taking place below. You won’t be able to benefit from being able to zoom in on a high-res image, as I have, but in this image there are people looking up at me (or perhaps the huge dome behind me!), people bravely riding bikes, the wet tracks of a street washing vehicle, people selling paintings and prints of various and dubious quality, a solar car demonstration, people referring to maps and brochures …. and no doubt a few petty thieves surveying their next target! Around the corner were the horses and their carriages.
Oh, I do love Florence!

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  2 Responses to “Ants”

  1. Your enthusiasm and the stories in the image inspire me to want to go to Florence Vicki! Thanks

  2. This viewpoint instantly reminded me of your girls running image……

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