Well at the Doges Palace, Venice by Carlo Naya

Well at the Doges Palace, Venice by Carlo Naya

quando si poteva pescare rio della tana Arsenale primi 900.

quando si poteva pescare rio della tana Arsenale primi 900.

venezia-si-difende

venezia-si-difende

Did you know Venice is not built on solid ground?  It is actually built on wooden pilings like this driven into the muck.  Venice is over 1000 years old and going strong.  I wonder if my own house will still be standing in 100 years.  I know I won't be!!

Did you know Venice is not built on solid ground? It is actually built on wooden pilings like this driven into the muck. Venice is over 1000 years old and going strong. I wonder if my own house will still be standing in 100 years. I know I won't be!!

View of Canal in Venice by Carlo Naya

View of Canal in Venice by Carlo Naya

crollo campanile San Marco

crollo campanile San Marco

Alcuni "carioanti", un mestiere che a #Venezia non c'è più, mentre eseguono la manutenzione dei canali.

Alcuni "carioanti", un mestiere che a #Venezia non c'è più, mentre eseguono la manutenzione dei canali.

“They were transported to Paris and prominently displayed atop the Arc de Triomphe. Finally, in 1815, following Napoleon’s defeat at Waterloo and his exile, the horses were winched down from the Arc de Triomphe and  “shipped on a barge back to Venice, where they were reinstalled on the front balcony of St. Mark’s Basilica.” | chapter 72

“They were transported to Paris and prominently displayed atop the Arc de Triomphe. Finally, in 1815, following Napoleon’s defeat at Waterloo and his exile, the horses were winched down from the Arc de Triomphe and “shipped on a barge back to Venice, where they were reinstalled on the front balcony of St. Mark’s Basilica.” | chapter 72

Venezia che fu

Venezia che fu

Ponte degli Scalzi, moltissimi anni fa :) Lo avevate mai visto così?

un Ospite di Venezia on

Ponte degli Scalzi, moltissimi anni fa :) Lo avevate mai visto così?

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