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... at once, want everything immediately, then are gone. It is a kind of feeding frenzy. It is horrific when three are in dock at the same time which had been the case the day before. The ships also cruise right by St Mark's Square making it seem small and insignificant. That is utterly unacceptable to the Venetians. When we got back to the hotel I went to the top deck to get some pictures from that vantage point then went back to my room. I am looking forward to another sleep in that lovely ...
... trip shopping! I convinced mum to buy the bag she looked at after we transferred her pounds to euro. She was cashed up, I had another look at those gorgeous shade grey zipped boots that I have been eyeing off since the day we arrived. I just anted to go in and feel them, I told them it was a quick way to form a quick emotional attachment to them! Wanted to take the mummies to the piazza that the kids and I found so they ...
... tomb of St Antonio, and the the one for the relics. There was a huge square in the town and it was a very pleasant place to sit for a while.
On then to Venice where we stopped over the 4km causeway to wait for our water taxi to St Marks Square. Our luggage went to the hotel separately, by porter boat.In St Marks Square we went to the Basilica (yes, yet another church!). It used to be Orthodox, so is in the shape of a Greek cross which has the ...
... basilica and the like, before deciding to head back.On
our way back past where the police were, there were now more of them.
From what we could perceive.... It may have been a dead body. With the
way the blanket was positioned how it was. We will be checking the news!
It was actually quite scary and creepy. We briskly walked back
to the hotel for a relaxing viewing of a CSI episode before falling into
deep sleep after our day of much walking! Rest was much ...
... Lido, we pass by San Marco Square where we hear the bells from the Cathedral ring out ever so gracefully, while at the same time commanding attention. The sun is shining brighter than I have seen in days and I can feel the energy running through my body, ah this is the life, what more could anyone ever ask for.
Italy - You have continued to make me feel the most alive I have ever been.