L'azzurro di Cala Mariolu (Blue Mariolu) is one of the best secluded beaches of the eastern coast of Sardinia. You can reach it only by boat, from Arbatax or Cala Gonone. The color of the sea speaks for itself. Photo by Sergio Canobbio
The Italian Boot from Space! This oblique, night time panorama of much of Europe was photographed by one of the Expedition 32 crew members aboard the International Space Station flying approximately 240 miles above the Mediterranean Sea on Aug.