Snowy Scenes Across Abruzzo Landscape

Every special little snowflake may be unique… Snowflakes All Fall In One of 35 Different Shapes via smithsonianmag.com

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Snowy Scenes Across Abruzzo Landscape | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone

Legend has it that Eskimos have more than 100 words for snow… How Many Words for Snow? via farmersalmanac.com

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Snowy Scenes Across Abruzzo Landscape | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
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Snowy Scenes Across Abruzzo Landscape | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
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Snowy Scenes Across Abruzzo Landscape | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
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Snowy Scenes Across Abruzzo Landscape | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
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Snowy Scenes Across Abruzzo Landscape | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone

The Art of Wandering :: Snow at the Seaside

“The snow doesn't give a soft white damn whom it touches.” ~ E.E. Cummings :: Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
“The snow doesn’t give a soft white damn whom it touches.” ~ E.E. Cummings
Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone

“Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.”
~ Pablo Picasso

“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” ~ John Steinbeck :: Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
“What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” ~ John Steinbeck :: Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone

La neve rallenta, modifica, ti ferma per farsi ammirare meglio. La neve riporta a altre nevi, a altri sguardi, a altre vite, a tutti gli inverni, a tutte le età che hai attraversato, anno per anno. La neve pesa poco, pesa meno dell’aria limpida, del sole e della pioggia. La neve è roba mia. ~ Mina

“Even the strongest blizzards start with a single snowflake.” ~ Sara Raasch :: Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
“Even the strongest blizzards start with a single snowflake.” ~ Sara Raasch
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“There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun” ~ Pablo Picasso :: Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
“There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun” ~ Pablo Picasso
Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
“I read, much of the night, and go south in the winter.” ~ T.S. Eliot :: Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
“I read, much of the night, and go south in the winter.” ~ T.S. Eliot
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“Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer the goal.” ~ Elbert Hubbard :: Snow at the Seaside | photo: ©MateldaCodagnone
“Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much nearer the goal.” ~ Elbert Hubbard
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The Art of Wandering :: Gone Skiing :-)

Fairy-tale landscape in Abruzzo - Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora, Pescara | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Fairy-tale landscape in Abruzzo – Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora,
Pescara | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone

“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.”
~Ansel Adams

Heading to Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora, Pescara | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Heading to Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora,
Pescara | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Snowshoeing is fun in Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora, Pescara | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Snowshoeing is fun in Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora,
Pescara | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Piana del Voltigno is well off the beaten tracks, but it's well worth a visit | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Piana del Voltigno is well off the beaten tracks, but it’s well worth a visit | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Piana del Voltigno belongs to Gran Sasso and Laga Mountains National Park | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Piana del Voltigno belongs to Gran Sasso and Laga Mountains National Park |
photo: ©GiuseppeMarone

 

Snowshoeing on Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora, Pescara :-) | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Snowshoeing on Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora, Pescara | photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Basking in the winter sun at Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora, Pescara| photo: ©GiuseppeMarone
Basking in the winter sun at Piana del Voltigno, Carpineto della Nora, Pescara |
photo: ©GiuseppeMarone