Bepi Ciosoto Ristorante Hotel
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... 2 previous artists had attempted to use the marble to create something and failed. The proportions of David are a little out, his hands & feet are huge because it was commissioned to go out front of the church but when Michaelangelo finished they realised it was a masterpiece & moved it so you could see David from all angles. David was also portrayed as a lot older than when he slayed Goliath. Looked at some other ...
... into the small side streets is fascinating. And no cars or scooters or bikes to contend with. The only thing you have to watch out for are the porters pulling carts jam packed with produce or merchandise for stores or luggage of tourists.
The last tour was a water tour of the Grand canal and a few side canals. Our tour guide did point out the palazzo where George Clooney got married. Also ...
It was time to say goodbye to our home for the last 12 days and disembarked. From the cruise ship we took a water taxi to our hotel. The Hotel San Cassiano Ca'Favretto is in an ideal location right across from the famed Ca' d'Oro palace on the Grand Canal. The palace is known as Ca' d'Oro due to the gilt and polychrome external decorations which once adorned its walls.
Our hotel was built in the 1400's and was once the former ...
... tour to learn more about the history, but more importantly the best route to get around. Our tour guide was the best yet, teaching us about being "in the red", the Jewish Ghetto, Carnivale and it's ability to put people from different socioeconomic groups on the same level, Casanova, the underground "forest" creating a solid foundation, drinking and collecting rain water and the meaning of masks. Wow!
... for ages about our trek, the short version is we took three hours to locate this bloody shop. We couldn't give up. We were always so close. Once we found it , it was of course closed as by now its 8:00pm. And guess what??? its on T__TT__ canal!!
We still loved each other and needed a hug .
And guess what... It is 10 MINUTES AWAY FROM OUR HOTEL. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
But whats Venice about if you don't have a tale like this to tell.