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... Remember also that this was the time in history when churches and their benefactors often paid big money for Religious relics. Aged relic making was big business at this time. Many churches have relics from this time that they will not subject to scientific examination for fear of finding out that they have a fake. The Shroud of Turin is one such example of an apparent relic that has been proven to be not as old as ...
... a very busy canal with a lot of cruise liners, car ferries and the usual people ferries and water taxis whizzing around. There is a bit of controversy running at the moment between those who want the big cruise ships to come and those who reckon that they are damaging the foundations along the the Guidecca canal. There are signs all over the place "No Grandi ...
... it with Gelati and cannoli de creme (cream filled cannoli rolls - all flaky like croissants). We then walked to St Marks Basilica to go inside. after a bit of a wait to get in we looked around. It was magnificent - huge and beautiful mosaics all over the domes ceilings. We stopped by a supermarket on the way home and picked up beer, bottles of Bellini (yum!), strawberries, mozzarella, cherry tomatoes, blue cheese and herb crostini ...
... has the largest oil painting in the world. Over 500 square feet. It was pretty big. It also had the golden staircase that had its ceiling artwork highlighted with 24ct gold. Pretty swish. (Pamela: I liked the Mouths of Truth scattered around the palace where anyone with a complaint or suspicion about anyone else could accuse them anonymously by dropping in a piece of paper - I assume they were well used. The statue that looked like Paul Newman was great too - sorry forgot ...
... my compadres all fell asleep for about 2 hours. I roused them in my dull state and off we went again to walk through the city until bed time. We only got lost once, a nice Italian young man helped us find our way back...it went something like this...
Us: "Excuse me sir, can you show us on the map where we are?"
Young Italian man: "Ohhh, I thinka youa are herea, maybea I thinka, seea I ...
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