A drummer every 1000 meters for 42 kilometers...
For the second time a hundred drummers and other performers have been accompanying the marathon racers of Turin Marathon 2011.
Here you can see Dario, a 16 years old drummer, young but seriously skilled, soloing in Piazza Adriano. He's been playing for hours until the last racers pass, while his father patiently waited for him till the end of the race, taking photos and movies.
Unfortunately I don't know the names of the people represented in these photos (Emanuele Artom is the...
When completed, this guy will be 166 meters high, one meter less than Mole Antonelliana.
This Art Nouveau house was built by architect Pietro Fenoglio in 1902/1903 for himself and his family.
Architect: Jean Pierre Buffi
"In Limine" by Giuseppe Penone is a bronze replica of a lime tree raised on a white marble sculpture....
Bronze and granite statue of king Vittorio Emanuele II, erected by architect Pietro Costa in 1899 aft...
Capital as well as cultural and business center of the Piedmont region, Turin is famous as headquarters of Fiat and Lancia, birthplace of Telecom Italia and Rai television and host of the 2006 Winter Olympics. Turin has a modern public transport infrastructure so it is easy to get to architectural sites and museums, most notably the Mole Antonelliana, which is the home of the National Cinema Museum. Home to Torino and Juventus, two historical italian football teams, the region is famous as the birth place of solid chocolate over 200 years ago. Gianduiotto is perhaps the most famous Turin chocolate currently in production.