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... off of her plate in mid-flight after hitting us both in the head with flapping wings. Needless to say that was quite a shock to us and about 100 other customers, as our distinguishly dressed waiters came running to our aid. They said that this happens occasionally, but still a surprise to all. As one waiter said afterwards, "we work on a beach". The staff was very helpful, understanding, and the luncheon was replenished immediately.
Off we were again to our next destination- Venice. We packed the night before so all we needed to do was zip up, have Brekkie, get ready and check out. After a quick taxi ride to the train station and we waiting for the platform number to be available we were off to our coach number. It was our first experience on the first class train and it was great. Prima classe is the best. The train ride was a dream and when we got off the train at Venice Santa ...
... that blows northbound along the Adriatic Sea and a more local one called 'the bora' that has a specific effect due to the shape and location of the Venetian Lagoon.
Having access to the internet has its unexpected benefits and we were able to look up the tide tables and see that high tide was due at 9.50pm so we walked down to the lowest point in the city, St Marks Square and enjoyed the happy chaos there as the water bubbled up through the drains and ...
... evening, stopped off to get dinner and then settled down for the night.
Today was great we went to the fish markets, across the beautiful Rialto bridge and then St Mark's Square. We stopped of for lunch at Alla Madonna recommended by most of the touristy things we had read and the food was amazing!!!
We walked everywhere today. Saw fab canals, bridges, and crumbly buildings. Venice is so lovely we hope to enjoy even more ...
... a delight and welcomed me like a long lost friend. She did comment that she was surprised that I booked so long ago but as I explained I was desperate to have her as my tour guide. I think she is ranked in the top 10 of Venice "things to do" on TA. Well we had a fabulous time. After the water taxi ride we then went through The Doges Palace. I have been to Venice a few times now and this is the first time I have been inside. It was exceptional ...