Butterflies: Pieris napi

Butterflies: Pieris napi Let’s go back to talking about butterflies, this time introducing and showing you the green-veined white  (Pieris napi), a butterfly of the Pieridae family which also includes the most famous cabbage butterfly (Pieris brassicae). Small in size, with a wingspan of 35-45 mm, it has, like other white butterflies, a marked sexual … More Butterflies: Pieris napi

Retracing Wandering Italia: from Rocca Calascio to Campo Imperatore

Retracing Wandering Italia: from Rocca Calascio to Campo Imperatore After the unforgettable sunrise enjoyed alone among the ruins of Rocca Calascio, all that remains is to set out for a stage that will be highly demanding but absolutely wonderful. Only the birds chirping accompanies me for the first few kilometres to Santo Stefano di Sessanio … More Retracing Wandering Italia: from Rocca Calascio to Campo Imperatore

Almost

Almost After about two months without a car, after a month of vacation and off-line, because I was committed to giving myself to my daughter and my family, I finally returned to Nature, in my beloved forests and with a 20 degrees climate made the return even more pleasant. And the welcome could not be … More Almost

Love What You Do!

Love What You Do! A couple of tourists that I had the pleasure of accompanying, in the season between 2019 and 2020, to admire the seal colony contacted me: they have beautiful memories of that day and, returning to Copenhagen for work, they decided to rely on me, once again, to discover the beauty of … More Love What You Do!

Retracing Wandering Italia: Unforgettable Sunrise at Rocca Calascio

Retracing Wandering Italia: Unforgettable Sunrise at Rocca Calascio The seventh stage, from Rocca Calascio to Campo Imperatore, must inevitably be divided into two parts because, if on the one hand the actual trekking was, yes, demanding but absolutely rewarding, the dawn in Rocca Calascio was not certainly less. The first lights of the day filter … More Retracing Wandering Italia: Unforgettable Sunrise at Rocca Calascio

Retracing Wandering Italia: Simply… Rocca Calascio

Retracing Wandering Italia: Simply… Rocca Calascio The setbacks of the previous days led me to a short stage, from Ofena to Rocca Calascio, to go and crown the first absolute dream of this adventure: enjoy the sunset and sunrise from one of the most beautiful and legendary castles, Rocca Calascio. A greeting to Ofena’s friends, … More Retracing Wandering Italia: Simply… Rocca Calascio

Retracing Wandering Italia: finally the Grand Italian Trail

Retracing Wandering Italia: finally the Grand Italian Trail Leaving Popoli with my breath in my throat, taking a wrong turn and getting lost and then having to retrace my steps, a map that does not help to understand the right direction. And then, the irrepressible joy of finally seeing the first sign of the Sentiero … More Retracing Wandering Italia: finally the Grand Italian Trail

Retracing Wandering Italia: from Ortona to Popoli, to discover a different journey

Retracing Wandering Italia: from Ortona to Popoli, to discover a different journey When I thought of embarking on this adventure, perhaps transported by the images and meaning of Into The Wild, I thought mainly of the wild, of encounters with wildlife, and being alone in boundless places. But, already after a few days, I found … More Retracing Wandering Italia: from Ortona to Popoli, to discover a different journey