Henry Swinburne in Carigliano, Calabria, Italy - the 1770's, in the morning

from Travels in the two Sicilies Volume 1, page 300:

[…] As soon as it was possible next morning to get ready, I rode down to the plains through a most delightful country, which I cannot pretend to describe in a manner to do it justice. On every side, fruits and flowers rose in clusters, freshened by the morning air: the round heads of the orange-trees glowed with the rays of the sun that was just …   more >>

cite as

Henry Swinburne, Travels in the two Sicilies Volume 1, volume 1 (London, 1783), p. 300. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1509032925402 accessed: 5 April, 2020

location of experience: Carigliano, Calabria, Italy

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Henry Swinburne
English travel writer
1743-1803

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Experience Information

Date/Time the 1770's, in the morning
Medium live
Listening Environment outdoors, in public, solitary

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:48:45 +0100
Approved on Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:09:26 +0000