09/2014 - Tremiti Islands: Island of San Domino

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  • Tremiti Islands: Island of San Domino
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino:  Cala Arene
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino: the pine forest
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino: the pine forest
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino: rock of the elephant
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino: Minichillo cave
  • Islas Tremiti, Isla de San Domino: Punta Provvidenza
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino: Cala Tramontana
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino: Punta del Diamante
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino: Pagliai
  • Tremiti Islands, Island of San Domino: Grotta (cave) delle Viole

The island of San Domino is the largest and the most beautiful one of the archipelago ofTremiti Islands.

The main part of its surface is covered by a nice pine forest. The rugged coast is full of coves.

On the cliff, in the shelter of the lighthouse, you find the nests of a rare species of gulls called “Diomedee”.

Tremitiislands, in ancient times, were also known as the “Diomedee”. The legend binds the history of this archipelago to the mythological events which regard the Achaean hero Diomedes.

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