pink flamingos touching down
vendicari nature reserve in sicily, near syracuse
Pink flamingo landing. Duck!
In the Vendicari nature reserve, near Syracuse in Sicily.
Etna and the Bay of Naxos at night
Taken from our airbnb in Taormina. Etna can just be distinguished in the distance. See also the dawn pic.
Etna and the Bay of Naxos at dawn.
Taken from our airbnb in Taormina. Etna is covered in snow -- unusual for this time of year.
walking the rim of a crater on Etna's north flank
on a very misty morning. The weather kept us off the summit.
tree on Etna
on the North flank
Crater on Etna
looking up in Alcantara gorge
Lighthouse on a heavy rock
sun sets on a rock outcropping near stromboli, italy
Stromboli eruption at dusk
We waited about an hour to see this eruption, which happened just as the boat was heading back to mainland, and the light was nearly gone...