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She is 70 and still working as a boat-woman on the river in the water town of Zhou Zhuang 周庄, aka the Venice of the East in China.  48 more words


Swan White

Hex colour reference:  #ededed

A colourful note:  this colour without a hue is a mixture of the frequencies of all the colours of the visible spectrum. 93 more words


Color Your World 2017: Red Brick


Graffiti and empty benches, Venice, Italy.

Jennifer’s 2017 Color Your World Challenge: Red Brick


March (2) - Polpetto, Soho

All the early warning signs are there: dingy Soho back-alley; wooden banquettes; water poured from reclaimed wine bottles into a toddler’s glass – the arithmetic is by no means comforting. 524 more words


Daily mythology: Venice

Do you know how Venice was founded? Well, a long time ago people on the Adriatic coast were constantly stepping into wasp-nests, and, getting tired of stings they decided to build a city on the blue lagoon in front of them. 309 more words


SOFTBALL: Venice rallies late to end North Port's season

By Bruce Robins, Sun Correspondent

NORTH PORT – Venice High School rallied for six runs in the top of the seventh inning to defeat North Port 13-8 in a District 7A-11 softball semifinal Tuesday night. 576 more words

North Port

A Palazzo Cut Short

The Palazzo Venier dei Leoni looks like this:

But it was supposed to look like this:

This model can be seen at the Museo Correr. I had heard that the palace was never finished because the owners ran out of money, but the Peggy Guggenheim museum website has this to say: 160 more words