0 Likes

Riomaggiore harbour, Cinque Terre, Liguria, Italy
Liguria, Italy
Copyright: Vil muhametshin
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Uploaded: 23/03/2010
Updated: 25/06/2014
Views:

...


Tags: riomaggiore; harbour; port; boats; cinque terre; liguria; italy
comments powered by Disqus

Flemming V. Larsen
Cinque Terre - Harbour Riomaggiore
Carsten Arenz
Riomaggiore - Harbor
Andrew Usatyuk
Cinque Terre
Vil Muhametshin
Riomaggiore, Cinque Terre, Liguria, Italy
Felipe Garchet
Riomaggiore boats
Vil Muhametshin
View of Riomaggiore harbour, Cinque Terre, Liguria, Italy
Carsten Arenz
Riomaggiore - Seaview Overlook
Flemming V. Larsen
Cinque Terre: Viewpoint In Riomaggiore
Andrew Usatyuk
Riomaggiore stone beach
Flemming V. Larsen
Cinque Terre - Main Street In Riomaggiore
Carsten Arenz
Riomaggiore - Main Street
Carsten Arenz
Riomaggiore - Uphill Seaview
廣島 宗毅
Uyuni
John Warkentin
Old Fremantle Power Station: 2nd Level Walk Way, West Hall, Jan 8 2012
Zoran Trost
Bled Castle
B. Hamann
Schloss Bückeburg
Zoltan Duray
Prague Astronomical Clock
B. Hamann
Im Steinkohlebergwerk Feggendorfer Stolln
Roy Zipstein
Cathedral Rock, Sedona
he jiye
Qianling mountain Peak wild macaques, Guiyang
John Warkentin
Aurora - Docklands Melbourne, Australia
Max Balyura
View from Ai-Petri
Raghavendra Kopalle
Raw Mango Beach side fun, Vizag, Visakhapatnam, India
Ursula & David Molenda
Mdina, Malta
Vil Muhametshin
Tropical garden of El Angosto in Agaete, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands
Vil Muhametshin
Former mail carrier pigeon's station in Karosta
Vil Muhametshin
Jardins du Palais Royal, Paris
Vil Muhametshin
Fountains on the Place de la Concorde
Vil Muhametshin
Narajana - Indian art gallery in Old Riga, Latvia
Vil Muhametshin
Fontaine hotel
Vil Muhametshin
View over the camp from Tervete castle hill at the "Semigallian days" in Tervete
Vil Muhametshin
On the way to the Oktorp farmstead at Skansen open-air museum, Stockholm
Vil Muhametshin
Jurmala Jahtklubs Uzvara
Vil Muhametshin
Concept store MERCI in Paris
Vil Muhametshin
Interior of the Horch 853 Sport Cabriolet at the Riga Motormuseum, Latvia
Vil Muhametshin
Under trees of Karosta park
More About Liguria, Italy

Liguria borders France to the west, Piedmont to the north, and Emilia-Romagna and Tuscany to the east. It lies on the Ligurian Sea. Liguria is a narrow strip of land, enclosed between the sea and the Alps and the Apennines mountains, it is a winding arched extension from Ventimiglia to La Spezia and is one of the smallest regions in Italy. Its surface area is 5,416.03 square Kilometres, corresponding to 1.18% of the whole national surface area, with the following subdivision: 3524.08 kilometres mountain (65% of the total) and 891.95 square kilometres hill (35% of the total).Its shape is that of a thin strip of land, from 7 to 35 Km wide (respectively above Voltri and in the high mountain area around Imperia), on average about 240 Km long, lying in a semicircle around the Ligurian Sea and with convexity facing north; comprised between the sea and the watershed line of the Maritime Alps and the nothern Apennines, which at some points it crosses (for example in the Savona and Genoa mountains). Some mountains rise above 2000 m.; the watershed line runs at an average altitude of about 1.000 metres.The continental shelf, which is very narrow, goes down almost immeditely to considerable marine depths. The coastline is 315 Km long. Except for the Portovenere and Portofino promontories, it is generally not very jagged, and is often high and compact. At the mouths of the biggest watercourses there are small beaches, but there are no deep bays and natural harbours except for those of Genoa and La Spezia.The hydrographic system is made up of the short watercourses of a torrential kind. In the coastal part the most important are the Roja (in its lower course), the Nervia, and the Magra. On the inland side we find some tributaries of the Po: the two branches of the Bormida, the Scrivia and the Trebbia; there is not much water in these rivers, though the quantity increases greatly in rainy periods.The ring of hills, lying immediately beyond the coast, together with the beneficial influx of the sea, account for the mild climate the whole year round (with average winter temperatures of 7-10° and summer temperatures of 25-28°) which makes for a pleasant stay even in the heart of winter.Rainfall can be very abundant at times; mountains very close to the coast create an orographic effect, so Genoa can see up to 2000 mm of rain in a year; other areas instead show the normal values of the Mediterranean area (500-800 mm). Despite the high population density, woods cover half of the total area. Liguria's Natural Reserves cover 12% of the entire Region, i.e. around 60,000 hectares of land, and they are made up of one National Reserve, six large parks, two smaller parks and three nature reserves. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Liguria