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1 Gola di Santo Spirito


Location: Fara San Martino (450 m)      by: Pedrotti Alberto
Area: Italy      Date: 30-12-2015
Frage nicht durch welche Pforte
Du in Gottes Stadt gekommen...
[Do not ask through which door you arrived to the city of God]
So is written in the "Buch der Betrachtungen" but, if the Betrachter is willing, for one time, to depart from the advice of his reference text, he may try to guess through which (very narrow) door I passed before having this unexpected sight suddenly open in front of me. Unexpected because, due to the poor resonance of the site, I was prepared only to find only a little chapel under a little cliff. This is probably the reason why at the moment everything seemed so big to me...


Solution. The access door is this one:


I've often thought, the Benedictines know well about the particularity of beautiful and magic places.
2016/02/05 17:51 , Werner Schelberger
Mi hai convinto a visitare la Majella questa estate.
2016/02/06 00:17 , Giuseppe Marzulli
Werner: I think in general that in past ages people's actions were guided also by aesthetics. Nowadays only by money.
2016/02/06 09:42 , Pedrotti Alberto
This could be also a nice setting for a Western ;-) ... great impression!

Cheers, Hans-Jörg
2016/02/07 11:06 , Hans-Jörg Bäuerle

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