Awa on the Road

My journeys, discoveries and fascinations


May 2017

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”

CFFC – English-style garden

What is your tip for the garden on the main photo: typical English or French? Continue reading “CFFC – English-style garden”

BERGAMO – Arrases and sculptures

There is not a single space in the church of S. Maria Maggiore that is empty. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Arrases and sculptures”

BERGAMO – Amazing ceilings!

I enter this church and for a long while the beauty of interiors takes my breath away. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Amazing ceilings!”

WPC – Religious heritage

This might be nowedays not a popular statement, but European tradition is inseparably linked to Christianity. Continue reading “WPC – Religious heritage”

CFFC – Overwhelming red

There are sunsets you can’t skip from photographing.  Continue reading “CFFC – Overwhelming red”

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