|Lake Garda from the air.|
|Venice from the plane as it landed - always get|
yourself a seat on the RHS of the plane to
see the islands.
|A zoom in - you can see San Georgio Maggiore|
in the middle and The Salute to the far left.
|Rialto Bridge/Grand Canal from the airport boat|
- pity about the ugly graffiti - why???
|Getting further up the Grand Canal away from |
the Rialto - the sunset gave a glorious warm glow.
|Approaching The Salute - this new boat route |
(Linea Arancha) from the airport is great except
you do not get to see the famous Venice front.
|Sunset on the Grand Canal - the baggage was |
delayed an hour at the airport, so this was the
|Passing right by The S Maria de la Salute bathed in the sunset glow.|
|Sunset at S Georgio Maggiore.|
|First beautiful sunny morning|
looking across to S Georgio Mag
|The Doges Palace - fab blue sky too!|
|The Campanile and Basilica S Marco|
|My avian breakfast companion on day 2!|
He was right outside the window.
|The Campanile and Piazza S Marco from|
inside the Museo Correr.
|Inside the Museo Correr|
|Piazza S Marco at night complete with stage|
for Carnevale events.
|I went up the Campanile and this is the|
Torre de Horologico seen from up there!
|San Georgio from The Campanile.|
|Doges Palace from The Campanile.|
|The S Maria de la Salute from The Campanile.|
|One of the many big bells up the tower -|
thankfully it was just after 11am!!!
|The Rialto Bridge from ground level.|
|The Grand Canal near The Rialto.|