In honour of Annie's upcoming trip, here are a few of my (many!) photos taken last month in Venice. (I'm breaking the pile into three posts just in case anyone has dial-up or a slow connection for any other reason.)
The well-head in Campo S. Marziale, just near Corte Trapolin where Maria's rented apartment was:
A gorgeous building around Campo S. Marziale (a man opened the window after I took the photo and glared sternly at me...apparently he didn't care to have his home photographed!):
Here I am on the way to meet Maria!
Corte Trapolin, Maria's apartment is on the left:
And here's the apartment door:
Gondolas (cliche, but still lovely!)
Paper mache "masks"...not just for faces anymore!
Details of the facade of Basilica San Marco:
Sunlight reflecting through the openings on the Doge's Palace:
A sampling of Venetian seafood:
A display of Murano glass, I loved the swirling colours in these pieces: