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... leaving. Immediately in front of the Bascilica was the Canmpanile di San Marco that dates back to the 10th Century. The brick Campanile stands 324 feet high with an arched belfry at the top that houses five bells. The story is that each bell had a specific purpose - one to ring at the beginning of the day, one at midday, one to summon members to council meetings and one to announce a Senate session. The fifth bell was used to announce executions.
With heavy hearts we left the MSC Fantasia this morning, it was such a fabulous week but it ended all too quickly. We disembarked just after 8am so there was just enough time for one final raid on the buffet in the Top Sail lounge. The disembarkation was as seamless as the embarkation, and we were on the water bus to our hotel in no time. We headed to Piazza San Marco and Ponte Rialto where we did a blitz on the shops, stalls and gelaterias. In the afternoon we took ...
Day 1 of our holiday. Alarm woke us up at the most ridiculous hour (2am) and we set off to catch the night bus and train to Gatwick airport. Of course the train decides to stop 2 mins outside of the airport for fault signals for a good 15 mins, however we made our flight with plenty of time and our check in guy gave us emergency seats. (Which to me feels like a lot of responsibility due to my fear, however to Lewis it was an ...
... including works by Georges Braque, Salvador Dali, Max Ernst, Piet Mondrian and Pablo Picasso.
We enjoyed champagne cocktails and had personal tours through her home/now museum. A special thanks to Liam, the docent who guided our group through the museum. His enthusiasm was infectious and he made the tour an informative and memorable one.
Back to the ship for a late dinner and ...
... to once again figure out how to get to the hostel. It turned out we had to walk through the sketchiest tunnel ever which had tvs that weren't functioning but just had black fuzzy screens. The scariest screens ever. Also the street we came out to was really darkly lit and I seriously would not have been able to venture forward without my friends. We eventually got there and the hostel turned out to be pretty nice so it was all good haha.