Awa on the Road

My journeys, discoveries and fascinations

BERGAMO – Piazza Vecchia

This square is a political centre of Bergamo, somehow in contrary to religious Piazza Duomo. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Piazza Vecchia”

WPC – Butterflies come and go …

They came in to Gliwice for the first day of spring but disappeared very quickly. Continue reading “WPC – Butterflies come and go …”

BERGAMO – Candles in front of cathedral

The lights look phenomenal in the dark but announce a sad event. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Candles in front of cathedral”

BERGAMO – Chapel and donkeys

It’s Palm Sunday so these animals shall not be a big surprise to you. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Chapel and donkeys”

BERGAMO – Colleoni Chapel

Its colourful fasade strikes me immediately when I enter Piazza Duomo. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Colleoni Chapel”

CFFC – Emotions enchanted in stone

You may know the saying: “As cold as a stone”. But you would not say it about this pair of “lovers” from the main photo. Continue reading “CFFC – Emotions enchanted in stone”

BERGAMO – White lions

My next visit to Basilica of S. Maria Maggiore is via Portal of White Lions. Continue reading “BERGAMO – White lions”

BERGAMO – Red lions

There are four doors to enter the church of S. Maria Maggiore. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Red lions”

WPC – Flying away

They look beautifully fregile for a few days and then – with the first strong wind – they disappear. Continue reading “WPC – Flying away”

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