“Wows” on the prop jet San Luis Obispo to San Francisco--Lufthansa 747-400 5685 miles to Frankfurt--on to Marco Polo & approaching views of Venice--Alilaguna to Santa Lucia dock & walk to

B & B via Piazza San Marco--”Wow!!!”


rain and wind on the gondola passengers below our B & B

views across the canal from our corner room

Saint Marks 
Square with rain and wind on our first night


golden staircase

The mouth of truth an accuser provided info into the mouth about a person.  The group of ten,  like the inquisitors--total control --try and sentence a person to prison--door leads directly room hearing room to prison across the bridge of sighs and last look at the outside world

from hearing room its off to prison

last view outside from the “bridge of sighs”

palace court yard

San Marco
San Georgio Island