Castelluccio is one locality of the common one of Norcia (PG). The country is found in top to a hill that is risen on omonimous plateau, one of more goes of Italy centers them and inserted in the National Park of the Sibillini Mounts. The height of 1.452 m s.l.m. of ago the inhabited center more elevated of the Appennino Umbro-Marchigiano and of all the Appennines. Of imposing forehead to it erge the shape of the Monte Vettore (2,478 m). The country is found to approximately 28 km of distance from Norcia, and you can come there through one panoramic road. According to the Istat data of 2001, it is lived from 150 residents. The presence of the man in the zone is testified sin from the roman age, with the recovery of some objects in terracotta near the Source of Canatra, in locality Uses. Moreover, in the foundations of a house century was recovered in the centuries passes to you to various going back coins roman to the period of the emperor Claudius II the Gotico (III), and long the road that leads to Pass of Lend, found also the tomb of a roman soldier. The nucleus puts into effect them laughed them to XIII the century, even if some searches stretch to backdate of the foundation. The economy of the country closely is tied to the activity of the pastorizia, than still good part constitutes one of the returns of the inhabitants. To it it goes added agriculture, with the production of typical products which the famous lenticchie of Castelluccio. The tourism is present all the year: in the winter period, the locality of Canapine Pass accommodates systems of gone back working for sciistiche activities, while in the summery period the hiking attracts a great number of gets passionate to you.
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snunney (107401) 2014-06-28 8:33
Your high vantage point allows us to see this compact little village in its entirety as well us showing us the beautiful surroundings. I like the soft light and colours. Very good sharpness. Enjoy the rest of your weekend.
Nicou (151958) 2014-06-28 8:38
Quelle compo et image superbe en vue plongeante et la belle végétation superbe.
Bravo et amitié
Noel_Byrne (33714) 2014-06-28 8:59
What a magical place this is, it looks vy medieval in how it is so compact and self contained, no hint of of suburbs or expansion, just the original beautiful town. The sense of scale you captured in placing it in this vast landscape like this is really magnificent. The light also could not possibly be better.
Thanks as always, have a great Saturday.
Best wishes from Ireland.
imageme (1790) 2014-06-28 9:15
Hi Silvio, Excellent POV which enable us to see the entirely village and its surroundings. Great light and tones along with natural colours. The place seems very calm and quiet. The residents properly will live longer than those in the city. Very attractive scenery with lot of green around. Thank for sharing
pili51 (1853) 2014-06-28 11:50
Ciao amico Silvio,
molto bello questo scatto, e particolare il punto di ripresa, ottimo il bilanciamento dell'esposizione e la profondità della maf.
El colori calmi, trasmettono un senso di tranquillitá.
Bellissima inquadratura!! complimenti!
Un saluto e buone Domenica,
Fis2 (107346) 2014-06-28 13:48
Good evening Silvio!
Wonderful POV and composition.
I like light and colors.
carlo62 (55660) 2014-06-28 14:19
bellissimo pov dall'alto, il paesino arroccato fa la sua bella figura in questa vallata.
Sembra che ci siano un bel po' di persone in visita, si notano molte auto parcheggiate lungo le strade, probabilmente sono in molti a cercare la fioritura in questo luogo incantato. Se non sbaglio, proprio questo giorno, c'era anche il mio parrucchiere.
dip (23892) 2014-06-28 15:07
wonderful scenery,very good point of view,
excellent composed as well!
elenimavrandoni (0) 2014-06-28 18:05
un villaggio molto pittoresco e incantevole
il paesaggio è come un quadro
il tuo punto di vista è sempre straordinaria e la tua composizione meravigliosa!!
complimenti caro amico
macjake (73057) 2014-06-28 19:45
you could show us these towns in your gallery everyday and I will never ever get tired of them.
so you say there is alot of hiking here in the spring and summer, sounds nice.
a smaller town, but i'm sure its still full of charm.
love the subject and pov.
rychem (43282) 2014-06-28 22:05
The chosen POV is simply fantastic, I like the locationof this town on the top of the hill, excellent composition, great panoramic view
jjcordier (79297) 2014-06-28 22:21
Un autre très bon point de vue sur cette jolie petite ville accrochée à la colline dominant ce beau paysage vert.
ourania (51103) 2014-06-28 23:34
stupendo punto di vista dal alto, ci offri una composizione originale in cui la cittadina ha per sfondo i magnifici prati e non il cielo. Il senso di altezza e di spazio sono affascinanti, meravigliosi i dettagli e le tessiture, deliziosi i colori in un ambiente tutto naturale. Complimenti e grazie!
Tanti saluti e buona domenica,
jemaflor (103585) 2014-06-28 23:41
Good photo from this pov, impresive and beautiful landscape with this village on the top of the hill, tfs.
marabu61 (11331) 2014-06-29 6:41
A great top view from an elevated point of view over the charming village of Castelluccio, set in a vast and unspoiled countryside. I am sure that hiking amongst these hills must me most peaceful.
have a great day
photoray (13981) 2014-06-29 11:33
Castelluccio is an impressive historical village rising above the pastoral countryside of green fields, clinging to the hillsides.
Would be enjoyable to travel here via auto then stroll the pathways, soaking in the history and culture.
Thanks for sharing,
pierrefonds (71649) 2014-06-29 19:32
The village is well placed in the frame. The point of view is showing the detailds and the colors of the buildings of the village. The light has a good effect on the colors. Have a nice day.
Cricri (126666) 2014-06-29 21:56
Ciao ami Silvio
E4xcellent POV sur le village et de son environnement vert, un endroit magnifique a toutes les saisons
ChrisJ (118817) 2014-06-29 22:48
A superb high pov with good sharpness, color & saturation. The hilltop village is well positioned in the frame. Plenty of breathing space and the bare triangular hill top left compliments the triangle of the village. Tfs!
ikeharel (79099) 2014-06-30 11:46
Buona sera Silvio,
Fine view from a high perspective over Castelluccio, a labyrinth built town on the hill.
Green fields and mountains slopes around are marvelous sight.
Graal (103038) 2014-07-01 2:20
beautiful place and view here. Amazing village on the hill. Good shot from fine POV. I like it a lot.
Have a nice day.
eldancer1 (36343) 2014-07-01 10:12
Nice capture of this village on top of the hill, strategic location which I guess from medieval era. Good lighting and nice details. Well done, tfs.
PiotrF (23132) 2014-07-02 9:48
Nice view of Castelluccio di Norcia.Very attractive perspective for this presentation. Wonderful picture with excellent colours and sharpness.
Perspective and depth are perfect taken. Nice shot.
cornejo (47242) 2014-07-11 11:18
Ciao Silvio, io sono ancora qui dopo la mia vacanza. Un'altra bella vista di questa bella villa, molto ben catturato con un grande pov con buon quadro. Un'immagine interessante di un posto incantevole con una buona nitidezza, profondità, luce, colore e qualità. Nizza buon lavoro perfettamente fatto, complimenti amico mio. Grazie per la condivisione di questo interessante lavoro.
Buona notte e felice fine settimana.
Cordiali saluti dal sud della Spagna.