pollino fallen pine

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

pollino ancient log

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

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

villa pamphili sunrise