Living, working, kayaking, rowing in Venice, Italy
A man was drowning besides me in the hospital pool, and I didn’t know what to do to save him.
Io ho visto un uomo annegare a due metri da me in piscina, e non ho saputo salvargli.
“La gondola” by Gilberto Penzo is the definitive book on the Venetian gondola, but it has been out of print for years. A second edition has now been published.
White egret taking off (Certosa island, Venice)
We’ve had a good deal of fog this winter, but still no snow. These photos are from the St. Mark’s and Riva dei Sette Martiri in Venice.
Saint Mark’s square on a foggy evening around Christmas
Warship moored in central Venice
Another foggy day in Venice with interruptions of public transport
Weirdly coloured cat at Forte Marghera on the mainland near Venice