Prague Street Food

Author & Photographer : Alessandro Del Ben Tipical food Vepřo-knedlo-zelo, il piatto nazionale dei cechi. Le 3 parole significano “(arrosto di) maiale, gnocchi, crauti”. La carne viene aromatizzata con aglio ed insaporisce gli altri componenti del piatto, dove dominano i sapori della pancetta e del kümmel. Knedlíky, gnocchi boemi. Tra le tanti varianti di questo piatto, … More Prague Street Food

Views from China

Author & Photographer : Alessandro Del Ben   Setting in Summer Palace, Beijing   The Great Wall   Contemporary Art in 798 District, Beijing   Traditional celebration in a little village in northern China Seller of nuts in Beijing The Seven Dragons Wall Night Lanterns in Beijing   Traditional night Market in Beijing Farmer near Shaolin … More Views from China

Franco Battiato a Milo lungo le pendici dell’Etna

Author & Photographer: Alessandro Del Ben   Mount Etna is one of the most active volcanoes in the world and is in an almost constant state of activity. The fertile volcanic soils support extensive agriculture, with vineyards and orchards spread across the lower slopes of the mountain and the broad Plain of Catania to the south. Due … More Franco Battiato a Milo lungo le pendici dell’Etna

Sicily, Catania by night & RedBull Airlines

Catania saturday 11 2014 Author & Photographer : Alessandro Del Ben The Elephant is the symbol of Catania The Slacklining in Teatro square of Catania Slacklining is a practice in balance that typically uses nylon or polyester webbing tensioned between two anchor points. Many people suggest slacklining is distinct from tightrope walking in that the line is not held rigidly taut (although it … More Sicily, Catania by night & RedBull Airlines

Sicily, Palermo street food and botanical garden

Author & Photographer: Alessandro Del Ben The land of Trinacria: Palermo Street Food & Traditional Market     Market  “Capo” Capo and Ballarò are the oldest street markets of Palermo. Founded in the 9th century by the arabs, Capo market is the main fish market of the city.     The “Arancina” Arancini (arancini or arancine … More Sicily, Palermo street food and botanical garden

Calcata and Treja national park

 Photographer & Author : Alessandro Del Ben Calcata is a comune and town in the Province of Viterbo in the Italian region Latium, located 47 kilometres north of Rome by car, overlooking the valley of Treja river. In the 1930s, the hill towns’s fortified historic center was condemned by the government for fear that the volcanic cliffs the ancient community was … More Calcata and Treja national park