There are many elegant gondolas in Venice, Italy. But there are other boats providing transportation as well!
This theme from East of Málaga reminds me of the time I took a gondola to the top of Monte Tamaro near Lugano, Switzerland. Although it was May there was a chill in the air. Here are some of the views from that day that feature the color blue.
The two blogs I’d like to recommend are:
Until next month…
This week’s quote:
“There is nothing– absolutely nothing–half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.”
Kenneth Grahame, from The Wind in the Willows
“Quotes from the Masters” is a weekly challenge from Robin of Bringing Europe Home. And here’s my interpretation: a gondolier in Venice catches up on his reading while waiting for a customer…
Now that I’m back from Italy, I realize there are many ways to go from place to place. Besides walking, I thought I’d focus on how people get around. For instance, did you know you could get into a traffic jam while in a gondola? Just look at this: