Monday Sept. 28, 2015 It is another gorgeous day and if the weather report on my phone is to be believed, it will be all week. This morning, I am off to the Rialto Market in hopes of buying something and actually cooking. I got to the Ca' Rezzonico stop just as the last few … Continue reading Wandering Around Venice
It seems with every few feet I walk, Venice opens herself up to me. She becomes more beautiful at every turn. You might think you are seeing her at her best, but you are not. Oh don't get me wrong, she doesn't have a bad side, but just take a few more steps and what … Continue reading Missing Venice
I have but 2 days left in Venezia. It has gone by much too quickly. I can feel that she is beckoning me, 'Stay. Don't go Rae.' I know that she has much more to show me. But alas, reality comes slamming back into view and I have to return to work. If … Continue reading Venice The Final Days
Sunday Sept 27, 2015 It's a beautiful, sunny day as I throw open all of the windows in my room, open my arms wide and exclaim, 'Buongiorno Venezia!' ala Katherine Hepburn. Exactly as I had dreamed of doing for so very long. As I gaze down the canal what do I see? What is … Continue reading The Dream Continues in Venice
Finally I arrive in Venezia! Andiamo!
I did a ton of research and planning on where to stay in each city as well as what type of place to book. Things are very different in Italy than they are here. I’m sure it is much the same in other parts of Europe too. Hotel rooms are very small, not at all … Continue reading Renting An Apartment In Italy