Venice for Mattia

A small selection of images from my first trip to Venice
  • Welcome to Venice
  • St Mark's Square at high tide
  • Chairs in St Mark's at high tide (before dawn)
  • Early morning workers
  • High tide in St Mark's
  • The most amazing dawn on our first full day
  • Dawn
  • Gently rocking gondolas at dawn
  • Classic view (a few days later)
  • From the Accademia Bridge
  • Hats for gondoliers
  • Gondolas near the Rialto Bridge
  • Detail gondola
  • Gondola at dusk
  • Gondola detail
  • Keeping dry
  • At dusk near the Rialto Bridge
  • Venice is a very fashionable place
  • Check out the price!
  • Outside Florian's at dusk
  • Glassware
  • Colours of Venice
  • Wooden wall sculpture
  • Near Ponte Chiodo (my B & B)
  • Transporting new coffins
  • Wet day in Venice
  • Feeding the birds
  • Building stage in St Mark's Square
  • Needs a good head for heights
  • Panorama (spot the plane)
  • Butcher's shop
  • Radicchio?
  • Fish market
  •  MG 4436 fish
  •  MG 4459 fish
  • Fishmonger
  • That's mine!
  • Behind the fish market
  • Wandering the streets
  • Elderly resident
  • Small window
  • Doors in Jewish Ghetto
  • Giovanni Zambelli, Angleo Scarsellini, Bernard Canal - all members of Revolutionary Committee in 18th century
  • Detail, window of Doge's Palace
  • Detail from Doge's Palace
  • Top of one of many columns, Doge's Palace
  • Statue in Doge's Palace
  • One of many churches in Venice
  • Detail from church (hang on to that baby!)
  • Alley under War Memorial
  • Burano
  • Burano
  • Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Phillip visit Burano, 1961
  • Burano
  • The black underwearon Calle Madonna
  • Mending nets
  • Mending nets
  • Calle dei Morti
  • Charles Ray's Boy and Frog
  • Near St Mark's Square
  • Last dawn