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Feeling Nostalgic Over Italy

I’ve recently started reading ‘SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome’ by Mary Beard, and now I’m feeling nostalgic over the time I visited Italy. I’ve always promised to return, but I haven’t yet had the chance to. 31 more words

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Venice, the labyrinth of water

Narrow streets surrounded by water, the silence broken only by gondolier chants and the sound of your own steps. Old buildings facing small bridges over canals and rii that connect more than a hundred islands. 2,107 more words


Venice in the Evening, May 9, 2018

Our local guide, Barbara, works and lives in Venice.  She is one of the fortunate ones who still actually resides in the heart of the city.   304 more words


Day 10

One of the best things about traveling are the markets… Here is one from Venice, Italy. If I remember correctly, we tried the strawberries here. Let’s just say I’d buy them again!


Afternoon in Venice, May 9, 2018

We had a couple of destinations in mind for our afternoon.  We were making up for missing so much time yesterday.  Our trek began by crossing the Rialto Bridge.   365 more words


A Venice Morning, May 9, 2018

This trip was to be a different experience for us.  We decided to take a Truck Small Ship Cruise Tour beginning in Venice and visiting the Dalmatian Coast.   367 more words


Seven Hours Later in Venice, May 8, 2018

After many hours in the British Airlines Lounge in Terminal 5, Heathrow, our flight to Venice finally boarded.  Originally scheduled for an 8:55am flight, we were rescheduled to a 2:10pm flight which was delayed another hour and a half.   210 more words