|Changing of the Guard, London|
|Drummer at the Avignon Festival|
Sometimes my proximity to the source of the sound determines my answer. From a distance, I find a pealing bell a very pleasant sound.
|The Chapel of St. Pierre, Villefranche-sur-Mer|
But when I get too close I need to cover my ears. Thank goodness it was only 1 o'clock when we were standing at the top of the bell tower of San Giorgio Maggiore!
|Bells of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice|
A gushing fountain is never noise, especially when accompanied by classical music like the fountains at Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild in Cap Ferrat, France.
|Musical Fountains on Cap Ferrat, France|
Various modes of transport also create noise, like the speedy jet boats running from Sorrento to the Isle of Capri.
|Jet Boat in Sorrento, Italy|
I preferred the powerful roar of a Ferrari while touring the streets of Monaco.
|Monaco by Ferrari|
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