Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Olympic Passageway


This passageway links the Olympic Village to Lingotto Meeting Centre. It's holden up by the big red Arch

Questa passerella collega il Villaggio Olimpico al Centro del Lingotto. E' tenuta dal grande Arco rosso
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6 comments:

Hilda said...

Very striking arch, especially against the beautiful blue sky.

Denise said...

Out of curiosity, what is located in the Olympic Village now, apartments, shops?

Denise

Bob Crowe said...

For a moment I thought that you had come to visit our city. This is a catenary arch, the same shape as the monument on the Mississippi River. Interesting engineering and design. Tilting the horizon gives the picture more energy.

Fabrizio - ikol22 said...

Hilda,... and the moon ! Take in fact a look on the left of the photo ;-)

Denise, the municipality decided to use most of apartments as council houses and some (minority) is still reserved to mucipality.

Bob Crowe, Yess I know the Arch of St. Louis and this one look like absolutely the same, you're rigt.

Chuck Pefley said...

A nice looking bridge ... nice to see there are lingering benefits from hosting the winter olympics!

ruma2008 said...

Thank you for showing wonderful scenery.


From the Far East.
Best regards.
ruma