Paradise Lost


o, I’m not talking about Milton’s “Paradise Lost”, though I’m still talking about poetry… in a way.

My paradise lost is not entirely figurative… I’m talking about a splendid uninhabited islet which I have had the privilege to visit for some years in a row.

This mythical place is located at 40° 44′ 37″ N and  13° 59′ 36″ E and looks like a banana floating on the blue waters of the Mediterranean.

Paradise Lost: Vivara Islet – Photo NASA ©

I’m quite sure that a lot of people will look at the picture and will know exactly where it is and what’s its name.

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