Riviera dei Dogi Hotel
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- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- TV Channel One Russia
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... dinner that night. I asked if maybe the coming evening would suit better, and she said yes, so it was off to the supermarket. After some quick discussion we settled on Clare's Parmesan Chicken, even though Matteo apparently didn't like mustard or Worcestershire sauce, because everyone likes Clare's Parmesan Chicken. There aren't many ingredients, so it was fairly easy to buy everything we needed - though we couldn't find parmesan so we used pecorino cheese instead. We cooked up ...
... tourists in the poplular places, but virtually no one in the back streets.
We eventually made it, and took the vaporetto to Burano, which is a group of four islands about seven kms from Venice. It is famous for its lacemaking and its brightly coloured houses.
It has been settled since Roman times. While the men are out fishing, the women have made lace since the 16th century. There are many shops selling all types of lace and lace products. ...
... time we went straight in, when the normal queue was around the corner and further. We decided to first go upstairs and pay the €5 to see the museum. The original horses are displayed here (simply stunning considering they were made in about the 2nd century), a number of the mosaics that had been removed to be repaired and then decided to keep them in the museum, amazingly intricate tapestries and much more - far more than we had anticipated. It also enabled us to ...
... over my shoulder. I just need to make peace with him and the Italians and my future might still be secure. What a wonderful human being and husband he is!!
Signora has returned "con un salto nella la sua fase" and in raptures over The Bridge of Sighs, The Basilica and her visit to the souvenir shops - ah well, each to their own!!!
Fino alla prossima volta,
Bruno (Il cane, il migliore amico dell'uomo).
... reason we had to turn left, so I think the footpath takes a long way around. It was a fairly lengthy ride to our stop (about 1h20), as it stops via a bunch of other places, and the speed limits are understandably quite slow. Didn't really get any good photos, as we only had tiny windows just above the waterline, and they wouldn't let me stand out on the deck where the driver was to get photos. Thankfully it was a fairly ...