Ricardo Blanco's Blog
On the subject of beggars in Venice, I came across this offering in Javier Marías’ essay Venice: An Interior, which is also available in a new collection of essays, … 697 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
Venice from beyond the bridge
Morning, before the tourists wake up, when kids go to school and all the shops, restaurants and hotels are supplied.
4 months, 3 weeks ago
From my collection of gondola stuff: a small wine pitcher, apparently from a restaurant called Ae Do Gondoete (a name in Venetian that means “at the two little gondolas”). 119 more words
5 months, 2 weeks ago
Darwin on the rocks and around the world
The best season to visit Italy in my opinion is spring.. temperatures are nice.. not too cold, not too hot, and of course, there are not too many tourists. 358 more words
8 months ago
House for 6 to 8 students. Spring 2017: 4 single rooms and 1 twin room.
2 bathrooms, iron, washing machine and tumble-dryer.
Kitchen fully equipped with dishwasher, oven, and 4 hotplates. 9 more words
9 months, 3 weeks ago
Random shots from our street photography holiday in Venice and Rome. These are from Canneregio, San Marco, La Guidecca, and Castello in Venice. Hopefully, we’ll have more to show soon from our almost constant Wanderlust.
9 months, 4 weeks ago