National Geographic : 1935 Jan
© National Geographic Society Natural Color Photograph by Hans Hildenbrand A SETTING SUN WITH MIDAS TOUCH SHEDS TWILIGHT ACROSS THE HILLSOF BORDIGHERA Even the rocks of the shore take on soft colors. Near the church, but out of sight, is the spacious villa given asahome forWorld War widows bythe late Queen Margherita, mother of King Vittorio Emanuele III. From terraced gardens in the distant hillscome many fronds forPalm Sunday services in churches throughout the country. Exposed to the sea, the village is swept by bracing salty winds.