Opatia Angelina park, Park Angiolina, The Fountain - Helios and Selena

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GyurIca on August 4, 2007

http://www.croatia.hr/English/

Elios Amati (tashime… on March 7, 2009

Hi GyurIca, I found this link PANORAMIO WORLD INDEX by TOMOAKI UEBA, it's very interesting! You can see yours 10 most popular picture and yours 10 last loaded picture. Greetings from Italy, Elios

GyurIca on May 1, 2009

Dear Elios!

Thanks for your message. But my most viewed photo taken from Rovinj.

Greetings from Hungary,

GyurIca

Matias Knežević on June 8, 2009

Very nice. My fotos, Grettings

GyurIca on July 29, 2009

Dear Matias!

Thanks for visiting in my collection.

Greetings from Budapest,

GyurIca

m_linc on December 9, 2009

hi,this photo is also not on right position on map,can u somehow unlock Opatija photos so i can pin the right position? tnx

GyurIca on December 9, 2009

This nice villa was built in 1844 and completely renovated in 2000. Its first owner was Iginio Scarpa; a wealthy merchant from Rijeka. He gave the villa the name of his deceased wife.

The ground floor of the villa is open to visitors. It is a large room with beautiful paintings on the ceiling.

Around Villa Angiolina there is a park with about 159 plant species. There you'll see banana trees, bamboos and also various palms.

GyurIca on June 6, 2011

Fontana Helios and Selena is located in beautiful Opatija park opposite the Imperial hotel near the church of Sv. James.

The work of the sculptor Hans Rathautskog from Graz, by Madonna, and to Theodor Billroth.Fontana is a sun and moon, the personification of the mythological characters brother and sister.

Selena (Greek Selene) is a goddess and personification of the moon. Helios is Selena's brother. After he finishes his journey across the heavens, Selena takes his place. Both are personifications, Helios the Sun and Selena the Moon.

Tim Geeson on July 28, 2011

Looks truly lovely. Such an interesting photo.

Thanks

GyurIca on December 13, 2011

Thank you for your message Leedsboy and excuse me for the delayed response. I did not see your message. Welcome to my photo gallery. Thank you for visiting and enjoying this photo.

Best wishes,

GyurIca

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 10, 2007
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    by GyurIca
    • Camera: Panasonic DMC-F1
    • Taken on 2004/06/05 14:14:33
    • Exposure: 0.010s (1/100)
    • Focal Length: 8.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/9.700
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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