Ferry, Palermo Harbor

Ferry, Palermo Harbor

Palermo is a small city that gives the illusion of a big one because it is so densely populated.  It is a difficult place to drive a car, but all of Sicily is too.  Food here is very good and wine is cheap.

When I  arrived at the hotel in Palermo the clerk asked if I had relatives there.  It was my year round suntan which prompted the question despite my total lack of Italian ancestry.

39 responses

  1. Wonderful captures Ron :)

    July 3, 2013 at 7:53 am

  2. When did you go to Palermo? Sicily is so particular.. :)

    July 3, 2013 at 8:00 am

    • These images are from Palermo, Sicily. There is a Europe menu button with Italy on the drop down, for more.

      July 3, 2013 at 9:07 am

      • Yes, I saw them in Europe. I was wondering when you took them.:) in any case good work.

        July 3, 2013 at 9:12 am

        • The last trip to Italy was in April of 2012. The images from Palermo were recently updated with new edits reflecting my current style.

          July 3, 2013 at 9:15 am

  3. Wonderful! You should move your watermark either to the middle or make it more central because it can be easily cropped out. It’s a suggestion :)

    July 3, 2013 at 8:06 am

  4. Nice.

    July 3, 2013 at 9:15 am

  5. I love the Black&White pictures, especially the last one…

    July 3, 2013 at 10:10 am

  6. Ron, my visit here is unplanned because I’m in a hurry. But I thought the main pic was awesome so here I am. I’ll get back to enjoy the others next! :-)

    July 3, 2013 at 10:53 am

    • Do what you have to do and come back when you have the time.

      July 3, 2013 at 11:23 am

  7. lovely street photography…

    July 3, 2013 at 11:02 am

  8. from COLOR to B&W…I love it :D great shots…especially like the alley!!

    July 3, 2013 at 12:05 pm

  9. Absolutely fantastic photos! Love these!

    July 3, 2013 at 3:32 pm

  10. Suffering from the pain word for the last couple of days and then came your Blog which set me free of pain controlling me! The black and white photos were beautiful, stunning captures! I am at peace after viewing your photos!

    July 3, 2013 at 11:59 pm

  11. Great shots!

    July 4, 2013 at 1:03 am

  12. The foosball action scene is fantastic. Have you ever played it?

    I was going to tell you you must have strained your neck to get that Byzantine ceiling when I finally read: Byzantine Dizziness. ;-)

    July 4, 2013 at 9:14 am

    • I played foosball many years ago as a teen. A close friend had a table.

      July 4, 2013 at 9:16 am

    • Okay, I read it wrong. I think I’m the one who’s still feeling Dizzy! ;-)

      July 4, 2013 at 9:16 am

  13. Another beautiful post. So glad you’re here.

    July 4, 2013 at 9:24 am

  14. you have such a great way with the camera…love the shots!

    July 7, 2013 at 5:35 pm

  15. My great grandparents came to the USA from Cefalù. I went there when I was a little kid. This brought back memories. You are such an amazing artist. Lovers was my favorite in this collection.

    July 7, 2013 at 7:22 pm

  16. Love you pics, especially the ones in Sicily that reminded me of my own journey there 10 years ago! So glad to have discovered your site thanks to you visiting mine!!! :-)

    November 30, 2013 at 2:51 pm

  17. My parents’ names are Vito and Carmella – I had to visit Italy here. Spectacular images. My fortunate folks have been to Italy several times over – I hope to get there soon
    Gorgeous work

    May 7, 2014 at 8:48 am

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