A view of the Fort St. Joseph from a nearby tower. In the foreground was the site of the Portuguese Chapel ‘Nossa Senhora das Mercês’. Author and Copyright Hans-Martin Sommer
About Marco Ramerini
I did historical research on the history of geographical exploration and colonialism, particularly on the spice islands, the Moluccas. I have designed and written some internet sites including the www.colonialvoyage.com site dedicated to the history of geographical exploration and colonialism. Then the site www.borghiditoscana.net dedicated to my region: Tuscany. As well as many other travel sites in different languages. Traveler, writer of online tourist guides. I research and write about history. Finally I am passionate about astronomy and photography.