Summer Colors in Venice July 20th 2009 For more of my photos, or to buy my book, please visit www.nickkembel.com
It seemed so suitable for me to begin my first European venture in one of its most remarkable cities: Venice.
For me, Venice was everything I expected it to be, but my expectations were very high. In a sense Venice is like a microcosm of Europe as a travel destination, to me at least. It is beautiful, stunningly so. At e ... read more
Europe » Italy » Veneto » Venice Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
I an a nomad of Canadian origin that has been exploring the various corners of the world for over 10 years. My education is in Anthropology and Religious Studies, and in my travels, I have focused on visiting and photographing the spiritual centers of the world. I have been to 45 countries, with highlights including Burma, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Syria, Guatemala, and China.
I have taught English in Thailand, Korea, China, and for the last 5 years, Taiwan. I'm not backpacking as much as I used to, but my daily life in Taiwan... full info