Hotel ai due Fanali
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It was hot. I thought that our train was at 10:57pm from Venice to Vienna so we stayed at the hotel until 11am. We then wheeled our bags to the nearest vaporetto stop and caught the no. 1 up the length of the Grand Canal. It was actually easier getting the bags on and off the vaporetto than a water taxi as they could just be rolled on and off. Anita sat inside and I stood on the deck to take some last photos. I spent most of the trip talking to a young man, ...
... of a tiny little cup that can be swallowed down in a single jolt. As she observed, since the Italians have perfected the art of lingering over a meal why can't they make a coffee big enough to linger with as well. I was going to point out any of a number of alcoholic options no doubt meant to fill that niche but she was on a roll and it would have been rude to interrupt.
Oh and by the way: every hotel should have bath towels the size this on does. Love ...
This morning we caught the tail end of the funeral mass for Venice Cardinal Marcos Ce, sitting with the public outside in the courtyard watching the big-screen. We joined in the Communion that was served outside.
We noticed a lot more tourist in the square today. Could have something to do the six cruise ships in port today.
We boarded the ship around 2 pm and had roast beef from the ...
... Il Frari church
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Mom highlight - Il Frari church
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Brian highlight - views of St. Marks square from the top of the cathedral
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Claibourne highlight - Il Frari church
Claibourne lowlight - The tiny bones I had the keep pulling out of my mouth from my fish
Christine highlight - St. Marks
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... We then decided to go to Murano island where many of the glass factories are housed, unfortunately by the time we reached it was 5pm and almost everything was closed. We did a whole lot of window shopping and finally decided to buy some mementos for ourselves. So I picked up a crystal earring and my son picked up a cute glass duckling ! We made our long way back via the water bus to St.Marks square from where the Gondola rides start. It seemed like even here we had come ...