0 Likes

Roccheta Nervina - Plaza
Liguria, Italy
Copyright: Carsten arenz
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 27714x13857
Uploaded: 12/11/2012
Atualizado: 01/07/2014
Visitas:

...


Tags: roccheta nervina; liguria; italy; plaza
comments powered by Disqus

Carsten Arenz
Roccheta Nervina - On the old Bridge
Carsten Arenz
Roccheta Nervina - On the new Bridge
Alessandro Ugazio
Dolceacqua (Imperia)
Carsten Arenz
Dolceacqua - View to the bridge
Carsten Arenz
Dolceacqua - View from the bridge
Thomas Krueger
Bridge over the river Nervia
Carsten Arenz
Dolceacqua - under the bridge
Carsten Arenz
Dolceacqua - Night
Alessandro Ugazio
Dolceacqua, Piazza Padre Giovanni Mauro
Carsten Arenz
Dolceacqua - Alley
Alessandro Ugazio
Dolceacqua, narrow streets (caruggi)
Carsten Arenz
Apricale - In front of the Church
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Heiligenblut, Österreich
Arroz Marisco
View of Central Plaza from Central Acropolis
Markus Freitag
-Berchtesgaden- Königssee Malerwinkel
Littleplanet.nl - Roelof de Vries
The Dutch Soccerteam in Amsterdam
Christos Tsekas
Gigapixel view of Athens from Lycabettus Hill
Bernd Kronmueller
Above the clouds in North Wales
Adam Czapla
Trzcinica - Kościół p.w. Św. Doroty
Vil Muhametshin
Pickles stand at the Roots & Vegetables pavilion, Riga Central Market, Latvia
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Göynük Village, Turkey
heiwa4126
The Kamakura Great Buddha's back
Valentin Arfire
Palais Justice 30 10 2011
Martin Broomfield
Watson's Mill, Manotick
Carsten Arenz
San Gimignano - Piazza del Duomo at Night
Carsten Arenz
Bryce Canyon - Navajo Loop Trail 03
Carsten Arenz
Sequoia - Parker Group
Carsten Arenz
Barcelona - Parc Guell - Sala Hippostila
Carsten Arenz
Segovia - Alcazar of Segovia
Carsten Arenz
Canyonlands National Park - Upheaval Dome 1st Overlook
Carsten Arenz
Madrid - Monument for Alfonso XIII
Carsten Arenz
Madrid - Plaza Mayor at Night
Carsten Arenz
Bolsena - Castello Piazza
Carsten Arenz
Deggendorf - Luitpoldplatz at Night
Carsten Arenz
Montefiascone - Park with View at Lake Bolsena
Carsten Arenz
Burgos - Cathedral Chapel of the Condestables
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