Winds of Liguria

Liguria is, more than anything else, a long thin coastal stretch with mountains at its shoulders, and its entire complex of history, culture, and society is tied up to the sea and these geographical factors.  And so the winds of Liguria are of great importance. There’s an easterly wind howling […]

The Sea The Sea

Five months of flat, glassy, waveless, imperturbable sea.  The World Longboard Surfing Championships in Levanto came and went without a ripple on the water, leaving competitors listless and bored.  The Mediterranean looked like a pond. Now, as it always has been and always will be, it is reborn.  And it’s […]