View Photo Slideshow

Gallery Details

Trapani & Masala | Salt Pans Pictures Photos Images & Fotos

Gallery Description:

Pictures of Trapani and Masala salt pans , Sicily. Images of Trapani salt pan windmills and of salt production.

In the far west of Sicily are the coastal towns of Trapani and Masala. Between Trapani and Masala are lagoons full of salt pans. Sea water is let into a salt pan which is a flat square with low walls. The water is left to evaporate for a few days then it is pumped into another salt pan and so on. In this way the salinity rises in consecutive pans and eventually the...
more »

FunkyStock Picture Library Resource

Picture The Past

ABOUT

FunkyStock Picture Library free resource for professional editorial picture editors, picture researchers, historical scholars and students and enthusiasts who want to browse some of the best pictures and images of historic countries, historical places, archaeological sites and the very best museum antiquities and artefacts exhibits in Europe and the Middle East.

Pictures and Images can be downloaded or bought as stock photos or photo art prints.

COUNTRIES

Browse travel pictures and images of historic places and archaeological sites of countries in Europe and the Middle East.

VIEW COUNTRIES INDEX....

HISTORICAL

Explore the past through pictures and images of its historic places. See the great palaces, castles and cities of antiquity as well as the great archaeological sites where our ancestors made history.

EXPLORE HISTORICAL PLACES...

MUSEUMS

Browse pictures & images the treasured artefacts and antiquities exhibits from the great Museum of Europe and the Middle East. See the art and objects made by our ancestors.

SEE MUESEUM ANTIQUITIES....