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Why Is It So Hard To Keep A Secret?

If you followed my first post about the two-week European trip that my wife and I have embarked on, you’ll know that I planned the trip all by myself and just gave her enough information to make reasonable decisions on what clothes to pack.   1,526 more words


When Google Maps Fails

Google Maps must think I’m Jesus. Thanks, but I can’t quite walk over water just yet! 403 more words


36 hours in Venice, Italy

Go for a day, not for a week.

Venice is one of those cities that, if you want to visit, you need to visit soon. Venice is known as the floating city and is known as one of the most romantic cities in the world. 892 more words




perfectly exaggerated coloured   houses, doors

planters hanging out, off  pretty little grille balconies

almost that Verona feel with the roses and pink posies

there’s just enough… 154 more words


The Homelessness Meetings Continue

By Jon Wolff

Your L.A. City Councilmember Mike Bonin held a community meeting in the Westminster Avenue Elementary School auditorium on September 8, 2016 to present his accomplishments and propose his solutions to the problem of Homelessness in Venice. 1,095 more words


The Venetian Girl

A coat of many colours, a beautiful splash of colour.  The young lady must at least live in Venice, only because the coat doesn’t look like its been packed in and out of a suitcase for two weeks or more.

Venice October 2016


The Litter Dog of Torcello, Venice, Italy

Now I did wonder why I never saw very much litter around Venice and the neighbouring islands……now I know why, they have litter dogs :)  No not really, if you get up at the crack of dawn, you will see men with what I call broomsticks type brushes, sweeping the squares and alleyways, every single morning, before all the tourists arrive.   46 more words