Town Hill at Bergamo

During my last Easter holidays I was in Torino with my Champi. The last week end we went to a slope style contest (the Nissan Town hill) in Bergamo.

During my last Easter holidays I was in Torino with my Champi. The last week end we went to a slope style contest (the Nissan Town hill) in Bergamo.
I do not ride a bicycle and I didn’t have my DSLR to shoot like crazy all these guys doing mad jumps with their bikes. I just had the Champi’s Nikon F65, which is great, but I only had two black and white rolls.

So I wandered in the old town which is really nice. Churches, cobblestone streets, cloisters, etc. The sun was shining so I didn’t quit my sunglasses and get only my nose tanned (my sunglasses are really big). I went also to the new city which is down the hill, but I couldn’t find the galleria d’arte moderna, so I decided to go back up to the slope style site.
As I was tired of walking, I wanted to get on the funicular… but it was closed!

When I’m in a town I don’t know I really like to get in every museum or outstanding building I pass by. So I went to the natural history museum and an exhibition of Tibetan artwork. Later in the afternoon, Champi and I had an Italian ice cream in the front of the public library of the town, and then Champi went back to his bicycle and let me alone…

written by misskhali on 2008-11-26 in #world #locations #tibet #motorbike #single-lens-reflex #contest #bicycle #italy #architecture #church #bergamo #townhill #black-and-white

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