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December Vacation – Part 5 – The Drive Home

The three-hour drive home from Comacchio is quite varied.  Picturesque fishing villages, yacht harbors, fruit and vegetable stands, canals with typical net fishing and the few and far between farm houses in the mist (when not in the heavy fog) provide inviting photography opportunities.    Leaving the coast and the flat landscape, heading inland, the hills welcome us home as …


December Vacation – Part 4 – Comacchio

  Comacchio is the most original and fascinating  historic town in the Po Delta – a maze of canals, brightly colored buildings and bridges.       Fought over by Ferrara and Ravenna, Popes and Emperors for centuries, its origins go far back: it rose up on 13 islets at the dawn of the Middle Ages and founded its urban …