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Ischia. The views from the peak of Monte Epomeo

Upstairs was a small Playground and fenced in with natural stone barrier. Here you can see almost the entire island. Looking at the West, at the top of the Monte Nuovo (519 meters) will see Forio is the second largest city in Ischia.

Ischia.Forio from the top of Monte Epomeo

View to the North obscures the second peak of the Epomeo, Capo del Uomo, a height of 721 feet, and the cliffs, where the military radio station. So you can see just a little bit of Casamicciola Terme.

Ischia. On the top of Monte Epomeo

These rocks close views of Ischia Porto and Aragonese castle. Unfortunately, access is closed.

Ischia. On the top of Monte Epomeo

In the South-West very close you can see the world Pietro Dell Aqua.

Ischia. Top Pietro Dell Aqua

When trembling at the knees abated a little, pulled out of the backpack telephoto and began to examine the surroundings in detail, starting with Forio.

Ischia.Forio from the top of Monte Epomeo

Church of Santa Maria del Soccorso on a promontory of the same name founded by the Augustinians in the 14th century.

Ischia.Forio from the top of Monte Epomeo

Right Forio - Peninsula Caruso.

Ischia. Peninsula Caruso. View from Monte Epomeo.

Here there is a large scenic Park is a great place for trekking.

Ischia. Peninsula Caruso. View from Monte Epomeo.

the North lurks the village of Lacco Ameno, renowned for its beaches.

Ischia. Lacco Ameno. View from Monte Epomeo.

the Sight of the village and the main natural wonder of the island - tuff growth Fungo (the Mushroom).

Ischia. Lacco Ameno. View from Monte Epomeo.

Looking to the West, turned the lens to the South. Looked down on the serpentine roads.

Ischia. View from Monte Epomeo.

the impression that Pietro del Aqua Cape, breaking into the sea. In fact, this peak almost in the center of the island. The left part of the mountain closes most picturesque view of the village of San Angelo.

Ischia. Top Pietro Dell Aqua

Just below the summit you can see a single building next to a huge boulder. On the roof of the house visible beacon. I think that with this mountain views are more spectacular views. It is a pity that the idea to test this came up just now - to get to her was quite real.

Ischia. Top Pietro Dell Aqua

On top of Epomeo any pair left the lock of fidelity, specifically by driving a piece of metal into the soft tufa.

Ischia. On the top of Monte Epomeo

While I enjoyed the views, a bit adapted to the altitude, so going down again quietly looked at the "dangerous track".

Ischia. On the top of Monte Epomeo

And the upper point of the island of Ischia, where he had just visited.

Ischia. On the top of Monte Epomeo

Then looked up at the clouds,

Ischia. On the top of Monte Epomeo

which was on the same level. And recovered back.

Ischia. On the top of Monte Epomeo

And on the top meanwhile climbed another traveler. With him I exchanged a few words on the wrong track. He was very annoyed that the Aragonese castle, a hidden rock with the radio station and see it there is no way... by the Way, I looked with envy, as the German retired briskly and without any fear is climbing on rocks.

Ischia. On the top of Monte Epomeo