FC: ITALY 2011 | HOME-GROWN PAINTERS GELATO GONDOLA HAND BLOWN GLASS CALLI VINO PIZZA
1: The beauty is breathtaking. You want to soak up as much as you can, wherever you can. But when in Venice, do as the Venetians do: immerse yourself, but pace yourself. Sensory overload is the biggest danger.
2: 2011 | Traveling | a | a smooth train ride
3: Homes | & | Hotels | ...Driving to our hotel was like driving through a movie set. It was spectacular!
4: Restaurante Pizeria Al Poggio | Vino baby
6: it's pizza time | "You must sit and eat, not sit and drink."
7: I am pretty certain that we ate a combination of three tubs of gelato.
8: on top of the world
9: Grand Canal
10: brian | kristina | megan | jon
11: In narrow calli, you’ll glimpse artisans hammering out shoes crested like lagoon birds, cooks whipping up four-star dishes on single-burner hotplates, and musicians lugging 18th-century cellos to riveting baroque concerts played with punk-rock bravado.
14: palazzo Mocenigo
15: Tried speck pasta with some Texans.
16: Inventor, artist, scientist, engineer, sculptor, anatomist, biologist, musician, architect, philosopher... Leonardo da Vinci was all of these things and more. | Il Genio di Leonardo Da Vinci Museo:
17: riva del Ferro
18: c. larga Ca' Foscari
19: We're coming back for you
22: Nothing beats the view of the river
23: P O N T E D I R I A L T O
24: Masquerade Masks
25: Here, in this beautiful city, magic happened. Our little craisin was created. I picked you because you are a great man and I am proud to call you the Father of our baby. I love you with all my heart and look forward to our new future.
27: It was all an amazing experience, we wouldn't change anything! Immersing in different cultures taught us a lot and opened our eyes to a little bit more of the world around us. Venice, we will be back.