Awa on the Road

My journeys, discoveries and fascinations


Venetian walls

BERGAMO – University

There are several divisions of University in Bergamo spread over the city. Continue reading “BERGAMO – University”

BERGAMO – Madonna with dagger

It was Jesus whose heart was stabbed with a sword. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Madonna with dagger”

BERGAMO – Charming courtyard

Wandering along the streets is anyway what I like the most. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Charming courtyard”

BERGAMO – Funicolare trains

There are two trains connecting different parts of the town. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Funicolare trains”

BERGAMO – S. Vigilio castle

The view from the top is wonderful but you won’t find much of the fortress. Continue reading “BERGAMO – S. Vigilio castle”

BERGAMO – Walk to the castle

There are at least 3 ways to get to the castle: challenging, picturesque and easy. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Walk to the castle”

BERGAMO – Flowery rains

These flowers look gorgious and I try to pin them whenever I can. Continue reading “BERGAMO – Flowery rains”

BERGAMO – House of cardinals

The gate is closed but the building is visible through it. Continue reading “BERGAMO – House of cardinals”

BERGAMO – 700 000 books

This is the collection of Angelo Mai library located in Plazzo Nuovo. Continue reading “BERGAMO – 700 000 books”

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