Hotel La Villa
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
Travel Blogs from Fosso
... and were quite amazed at how many other boats also used the waterways to transport food and goods to various places. As you could imagine many photos were taken and each and every one of them was different.
We walked and walked and just stopped when we felt like it to take in whatever was happening and to look in all the various shops etc.
Trying to find a WC is nearly impossible and when we did the cost was €1.50 per person (approx $2.20). You what? I'm not ...
... as you can at St Mark's in Venice. It was spiritually moving for both of us seeing this expression of faith unchanged for so many years.
Next we caught the vaporetto to Burano which is the island noted for it's lace and fun colored houses. Yes the houses are painted many bright colors so as the story goes the fishermen could see their homes from far out to see. The island despite the tourist crowds seemed laid back and relaxed. It appeared that many folks took different ...
... than I thought it would be. Drew was in heaven after finding a awesome pizza ship where pizza and peroni was €4 a bargain. Enjoyed walking around the city for a couple of days, everything very sweet and cute. We set off on our Greek islands/turkey cruise today which we are very excited about. Had a moment yesterday when we realised we had 4 formal nights on the cruise and shorts and sneakers were ...
We are back online - make sure you're comfortable as there are a week of blog in read. We have about 3 hours to kill before boarding the cruise ship but the weather has charged for the worse with strong wind and heavy rain. This is certainly not the way you want to go boating, even if it's a big big boat/ship. We are praying the weather will improve before we have to take our cases out of the hotel ...
... Basilica was to stand in a 2 hour queue with about 20 busloads of people ahead of us. Since neither of us are fond of large crowds, we decided to forgo that challenge and pursue other interests...and by other interests I mean places with a little more relaxed atmosphere! We hopped on another Vaparetto and got off at another stop and decided that the small island of Murano, that is famous for glass making, deserved our attention. ...