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Photowalks on Ischia island

Nature, historic and cultural sites. Guide

Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

Opposite the Church of St. Michael the Archangel is a rural cemetery.

Cemetery is quite small - about 20 to 30 meters, and very accurate.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

Cemetery fence around the perimeter is a columbarium.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

In some niches of the buried one.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

other two or three.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

Very many colors, mostly alive.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

the space between the graves covered with concrete, although at first glance I thought buried right here in the rock.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

you Notice that the burial of the clergy are more modest other graves, but carefully maintained.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

there is No one like tombstone, all of nadrovia done with imagination and great taste. Women's graves are often decorated with statues of the virgin and angels.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

Immediately clear that the person buried here was connected to the sea.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

Surprisingly, quite a lot of graves not old people.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

For burial of the founder and first pastor of the Church of St. Michael the Archangel, built a chapel-tomb.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo

Old graves I didn't meet, apparently this cemetery was opened not so long ago.

Ischia. Cemetery in Sant'Angelo