This "street art," as Sicilians call it, is very common in Sicily. This is so beautiful and makes a place unforgettable. These are flowers on top of very beautiful steps so they make a very unique design. As you can see, people can walk on these steps and get a closer look at this magnificent artwork.

20 Awesome Stairs Street Art

Caltagirone, Sicily - Each year, during the La Scala Flower Festival, about potted plants and flowers of different shades and colors are arranged on the historic Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte to create one grand design.

Castel del Monte ~ is a 13th century citadel and castle is situated in Andria in the Apulia region of  Italy. It stands on a promontory where it was constructed during the 1240's by Emperor Frederick II.

Castel del Monte is a citadel and castle situated in Andria in the Apulia region of southeast Italy. It stands on a promontory, where it was constructed during the by the Emperor Frederick II.

In a small town in Sicily called Caltagirone, built in 1608, the Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte has 142-steps which are each decorated with a different ceramic, using styles and figures derived from the millennial tradition of pottery making.  Each year, during the La Scala Flower Festival, about two thousands potted plants and flowers of different shades and colors are arranged on the historic staircase to create one grand design.

Thousands of Potted Flowers Form a Grand Design on a Staircase in Sicily

Each year, during the La Scala Flower Festival, about potted plants and flowers of different shades and colors are arranged on the historic Staircase of Santa Maria del Monte to create one grand design.

Scala di Santa Maria del Monte decorated for La Scala Infiorata (Flower Festival) in Caltagirone, Sicily http://www.odditycentral.com/events/scala-di-santa-maria-del-monte-probably-the-worlds-most-beautifully-decorated-staircase.html • photo: Adele Giglio on That's why Sicily

The stunning Flower Pottery Staircase of Caltagirone "La Scala Infiorata" di maggio

Scala di Santa Maria del Monte decorated for La Scala Infiorata (Flower Festival) in Caltagirone, Sicily http://www.odditycentral.com/events/scala-di-santa-maria-del-monte-probably-the-worlds-most-beautifully-decorated-staircase.html • photo: Adele Giglio on That's why Sicily

Our Lady of Mount Carmel...if only everyone would wear Her scapular!!! Oh the numerous graces She distributes to those who entrust themselves to Her!  Wake up world, run to your Mother!

Santa María del Monte Carmelo, Virgen del Carmen o Nuestra Señora del Carmen…

~An Historic Staircase in Caltagirone, Sicily Used as a Backdrop for Light and Flower Festivals, Sicily multiples installation flowers~

historic mosaic staircase of santa maria del monte in caltagirone, sicily. scala illuminata : photo by andrea annaloro

A Historic Staircase in Caltagirone, Sicily Used as a Backdrop for Light and Flower Festivals

Scala di Santa Maria del Monte - A Historic Staircase in Caltagirone, Sicily Used as a Backdrop for Light and Flower Festivals

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