Monthly Archives: September 2014

Altre foto di Venezia

Another day of wandering the city.  We visited the food market near the Rialto, toured the Ca’ d’Oro, got purposely lost in the winding streets, bought a day pass to hop on and off the water bus and finished with … Continue reading

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Things To Do In Venice

  PIAZZA SAN MARCO Visit the Piazza San Marco and the Molo San Marco early in the morning when most tourists are still sleeping and only dedicated photographers are out and about. TOUR THE PALAZZO DUCALE Some non-flash photography was … Continue reading

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Venezia

In and around and around and around Venice If I was tired after hiking the one segment of the Cinque Terre, that was only a warm up for Venice.  We must have walked 10 miles our first day in the … Continue reading

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Arrival Into Venice

We arrived in Venice to bright blue skies and perfect temperatures.  It has been over 18 years since I was last here in April of 1996.  As we stepped out of the train station  and saw the Grand Canal I … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Camogli and Modes of Transportation

CAMOGLI   We were very happy with the decision to stay in Camogli.  It is a quieter and less crowded town than any of the Cinque Terre villages, smaller and more manageable than Santa Margherita, and much less expensive than … Continue reading

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Portofino and Santa Margherita

Portofino.  The name conjures up images of romance, gorgeous scenery and a boat filled harbor.  It did not disappoint (at least on the gorgeous scenery and boats) but it was crowded even in September, not the busiest season.  On this … Continue reading

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Cinque Terre

As is sometimes the case when you travel, our well thought out plans for the day got shot to hell. The Cinque Terre, a pretty string of five small towns on the Italian Riviera with a walking path linking all … Continue reading

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Images of Camogli

The day started out with  a few clouds, and then the sun came out.   The colors of the buildings really popped when the sun came out.  We walked around the little town, beach combed for pretty rocks and “sea … Continue reading

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Milan to Camogli

With just a few hours to spend exploring Milan before I planned to meet friends at the train station and head south, I again boarded the metro to the Duomo.  In the light of day I was able to see … Continue reading

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Milano

After 24 hours on the road, I made it to Milan.  My travel companions and I had planned to meet in Milan, not knowing that it is Fashion Week this week.  Why does that make a difference to me, not … Continue reading

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