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... sunshine. After that it got a little damp as we followed our tourist map around the old city. We still enjoyed it & got to see some of the churches - Chisea di San Fermo, Chiesa di Anastasia & the Duomo. All very impressive although the interior decorating a little on the Versace end of the spectrum for me plenty of gold & everything oversized to make the punters feel insignificant.
I have to admit it is a pretty cool experience ...
... from food to vendors to opera and people sitting at cafes eating and enjoying one another's company. I also had a shopping spree and got some cute stuff - treat to me from me. The absolute best part if my day was when Dave shucked out the bucks and took me on the Gondola Tour with singing and a history lesson. Alan was our gondola and his family has done this for three generations. This was the most relaxing and romantic part of the day. ...
... is, you might consider a couple of small buildings designed using him as inspiration. Buckingham Palace, and the White House. In fact Thomas Jefferson revered Palladio and carried around a book he wrote as if it were a bible. An architect of the 16th century, Palladio designed half the town and it is a beautiful place to just sit and appreciate the classical designs. One is a theatre where the set has been designed so that the streetscape looks like it stretches on ...
... Dessert and coffee completed the debauch. I still can't believe we tried everything. The restaurant was located so far out in the country we almost didn't find it. Turned around at a neighboring farm where the owner was just fixin to milk the cows. I also had the thrill of driving past the Rotunda at night where, in it's full glory, it stands alone on the hillside fully lighted. WOW. What a piece of history and what a breathtaking sight. I had ...
... one has a different meaning when ringing. One would ring in the mornings and evenings to signify the work day. One for capital executions - one for calling magistrates to meetings - another for calling senators to the Palazzo Ducale and the last one for the ninth hour. I met back up with Jim - we headed back to try a sausage - it was great - with good German mustard - then we wandered around for a couple more hours near the Accademia Bridge. We ...