We stood in the open mid-section of the vaporetto, braced against our suitcases and chilled by the cold wind that whipped off the canal that late November afternoon. We could have sat inside but didn't want to miss one minute of the sights, sounds, and smells that are Venice.
|Venice vaporetto taking passengers to stops along the canal|
We'd selected three cities to visit during our early winter 10-day Italian Escapade: Bologna, Verona and Venice. I think we may just have unintentionally saved the best for last!
|Famed Rialto Bridge - Venice|
|Exploring on a sunny but chilly morning|
|No one taking a photo of the Bridge of Sighs - incredible sight!!|
|We stood at that railing with few others|
|Waiting in the rain for the restaurant to open|
|Ambulances and emergency rooms|
|Dock builders balanced on beams over the water|
|Did I mention the food?|
|An Aperol Spritz|
|My article in The Mediterranean Lifestyle Magazine|