Forgotten places

Forgotten places An early morning bike ride through the Tuscan Landscape around Cafagio a small Italian village. The road up to Campiglia passes an abandoned mansion  house set back from the road, the steep steps leading  up to the entrance are overgrown with weeds and the windows are boarded over, giant trees tower over the… Read More

A Tuscan hillside village

A steep climb to the hilltop town of Campiglia Marittima.
The road turns through a steep S-shaped curve to gain height and I am soon passing the riding stables situated underneath the town of Campiglia. As the sun continues slowly rising, the colour of the trees emerge from the shadows on the hillside. Read More

In the Evening

In the evening as the sun cools and dips behind the surrounding hills, the golden light falling across the fields drags the shadows downwards, the cut crops poke like staw spikes from the soil. The encroaching dust highlights the hillside town of Campiglia Marittima, as the colours drain and merge from the landscape, the town appears to recede into the hillside. Read More