pollino guardians trees
“The Guardians” or “I Gendarmi” are two monumental trees inside the Pollino National Park

pollino ancient log

mt pollino with cows

monte pollino
The mountain called Pollino (m. 2240) gives the name to the entire Pollino National Park (placed in the South of Italy, between Basilicata and Calabria).

lauria santuario madonna assunta

the great northern hotel

lauria view from terrace
Lauria, Madonna Assunta’s Sanctuary and Ruggero’s Castle

villa pamphili sunrise

rifugio locatelli


snoqualmie falls twin peaks

rifugio in sight