San Galgano Abbey In Tuscany

 

San Galgano Abbey, north-western view. Nikon D810, 85 mm (85.0 mm ƒ/1.4) 1/40" ƒ/8 ISO 64

San Galgano Abbey, north-western view. Nikon D810, 85 mm (85.0 mm ƒ/1.4) 1/40″ ƒ/8 ISO 64

Due to its conditions or, if you prefer, thank to them, San Galgano’s Abbey casts a shadow of mistery on the surrounding countryside. The focus of the wandering visitors coming along Via Maremmana, used to meet the elongated profile of the square apsis. Today the inside of this roofless place, bare and exposed to the  abuses of  the weather, still attracts the interest of the curious traveller. Continue reading

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