Stories from the Beach

I flow with the current on the way down from the Alps, which seem so far away but are really so close in this little world where everything can change in the space of just a few kilometres. I move downstream during the autumn and winter floods. Sometimes I stop…

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What if the Lighthouse shares its view?

It’s a real privilege to watch life from on high. The views stretch as far as the mountains and on clear days I can even see the famous Dolomites, not to mention the Karst Plateau and the coast of Istria. The visibility is particularly good just after storms. They help…

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Without me there would be no beach

I’m the sand. Without me, there’d be no beach. The sea would be a stonier, rockier and starker place. There’d be nowhere to play and no gentle slope leading down into the waves. The sea and I have been friends for a very long time. We were close companions long…

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Calm and clear waters, Bibione Pineda…

The Adriatic is a small sea and some even say it isn’t much more than a puddle. I disagree. They tell me that’s just because I’ve never seen the ocean or tropical seas. I reply that I’m happy to meander around peacefully in this calm, clear water. After all, the…

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