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Grand Canal Sunset

A Love Affair Begins

February 17th 2015
It is easily noticeable that men stand a little straighter when they are in her presence. Women hold on to their husbands hand a little tighter when they are around her. She has a magnetism and allure that is unquestioned and feels fleeting, but can be quite attainable. Perhaps everyone already knows her, but she was original to me. Of course, I should have been more familiar than I was. Her b ... read more
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Italian Flag 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
24th February 2015

Incredible blog!
Fantastic, dreamlike prose and incredibly vivid photos! This really seems as if it could be published in the NY or LA Times travel sections. You are so brave and well-rewarded to have visited at Carnevale (I just returned from its wet version in Bolivia). I spent a couple of weeks there one autumn and loved the non-tourist feel of the place, which you now have. Happy to see you're back in Europe!
24th February 2015

Thank you!
That's very nice of you to say and we appreciate you reading! We hope we get a chance to read about your Carnival adventure soon! Venice is very nice whether crowded or not and we are really glad we finally got a chance to get here. We really like Italy and would love to do what you do with staying a much longer time here. Maybe one day....Thanks again for following along!!
15th May 2020

the Panorama of all your pictures are wonderful!!
Photos are all wonderful!!!
12th June 2020

Stunningly beautiful. Venice is so familiar, yet your photos make it new.

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