“The commonwealth of Venice in their armoury have this inscription: 'Happy is that city which in time of peace thinks of war.'” -- Robert Burton
Campanile di San Marco (1902)
Campanile (1902) The angel on top always faces into the wind.
Over entrance of St. Mark's Basilica (circa 1075)
Detail of pigeon showing results of centuries of pigeon droppings
San Giorgio Maggiore (across the Lagoon from St. Mark's Square)
Santa Chiara Hotel in Pizzzale Roma Venice
Vaporetto (boat-bus) Driver