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Patiently Waiting
Cactus in Biltmore Greenhouse
Drinks at a Closed Bar
Ghost Train
Tent Rocks National Monument in Cochiti, New Mexico
Man sleeping on the floor inside Muni Station
The Radiant Bulb
Financial District of San Francisco
Mars on Earth
Ox in the Village of Fang Yuan
Squirrel of Golden Gate Park
Sunset by the Ponte Santa Trinita
Braches of a Tree at Lands End Trail of San Francisco
Children Exploring the Bonneville Salt Flats
Touch from above
The Pollinator
Entering the Great Salt Lake
Californian Sunset
My enigmatic sister Issa
Iceberg tongue II, photographed in Greenland
Iceberg tongue I, photographed in Greenland
Iceberg V, photographed in Greenland from a zodiac
Iceberg IV, photographed in Greenland from a zodiac
14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Sunset by the Ponte Santa Trinita

History never dies. A sustainable travel project looks like history being reborn again. Ponte Trinita is the bridge west of the Ponte Vecchio. There are four statues at each corner of the bridge representing the seasons. This bridge has been destroyed three different times since its birth in 1252, but it has always been rebuilt. Not many people even realize all of the history they are standing upon while taking their photos of the Ponte Vecchio. Being able to sustain a beautiful bridge such as Ponte Santa Trinita and other beautiful pieces of history is what a sustainable travel project looks like to me. Being able to capture the true beauty and show others so they can join you is something spectacular in and of itself.

TAGS: Beauty, History, Italy, Silhouette, Sunset

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Bay Village, Ohio, United States of America
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© Emma Wolpert.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2015
Total Views: 75
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 17, 2016, 10:33 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T5i
Focal Length: 32mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f8
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PHOTO LOCATION Florence, Italy