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Lost in the Back Streets of Venice

We got lost in the back streets away from all the throngs of people and saw this couple walking slowly together. We think they are local Venetians. 62 more words


Basilica Di San Marco (St. Marks Basilica)

Today we toured the massive Basilica in Piazza San Marco. It is just beautiful inside with mosaic ceiling tiles made of  pure gold. We went when the sun lit up the church and the reflections off the gold were at the brightest. 72 more words


Giudecca Island - Venice

Giudecca, one of Venice’s many islands, can rightly be called the chic-est island in Venice’s Lagoon. Formed by a group of eight small islands connected by bridges, the “Spina Longa” (how it was called in ancient times) sits underneath Venice as if it were the smile – or as a fishbone, as this old name suggests. 979 more words


Gondolas Venice Italy Painting

Title: Venice Italy Gondolas
3.5 inches x 2.5 inches

          This print is of gondolas in the Venice Lagoon. The water was choppy from a passing water bus and the sky overcast as they rocked tethered out in the lagoon. 29 more words

Art Print

The Grand Canal

This photo was from yesterday. We explored Venice with no map. We got lost again and ended up on a dock on the Grand Canal! It is fun getting lost in Venice. 61 more words