Monthly Archives: November 2012

It’s a Marvelous Night for a Moondance

Thursday evening the full moon was rising as I boarded the vaporetto for dinner with the Hendersons. Van Morrison was singing in my head (in case you don’t know the song…I hope this link will work …you may have … Continue reading

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Acqua Alta: The Adventure

Ciao Amici, I know I have been “missing in action” for a few days so here I am to catch you up. I have  been doing mundane things like babying my sore knee and grocery shopping and just wandering around. … Continue reading

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A Lazy Sunday Stroll

Today I’m just going to wander the area behind the Rialto Mercato to see where my camera takes me. She is not very well trained as she insists on taking my poor knees over bridge after bridge but I love … Continue reading

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Dove il Gatto

Today I decided to go in search of cats. I’m missing my Lili and just need to run my fingers through some soft fur on a little four legged creature that may or may not purr. There used to be … Continue reading

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In which I tell and show you how not to get lost

These are the directions from the apartment to the Riva and the vaporetto which will take you almost anywhere in Venice…or as close as you can get (you’ll have to walk the rest of the way). Mouse over the pictures … Continue reading

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A Most Glorious Day

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Venetian Dreaming Day One and a half

The view from “my” bridge in the other direction. The Aubergine were so beautiful…but I remembered that I don’t care for eggplant My first full day in Venice. Waking to the sounds of the local church bells ringing and pigeons … Continue reading

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The view from “my” bridge

Ponte Dei Scudi is just outside my window. My apartment is there on the ground floor (should that be canal floor) and the first window on the right is my living room

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