susan smitten (chu_hi) wrote,
susan smitten

Venice, A Lovely Swamp

So I went to Venice for the first time. It was freezing cold and damp and dark, but it was swarming with tourists. I can't imagine how crowded it gets in the summer. In spite of the cold, I found it really quite beautiful. It's a lovely swamp.

These catwalk thingies are used to walk through the streets when they are flooded.


View from the Rialto

Marco Polo Square
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