Monday, 2 May 2011

Venice off the beaten track…

{back doors}: Venice, my favourite city, never stops to surprise me … is well known, every time is never the same, every time is a discovery. To capture the essence of this amazing city you have to appreciate it at different times,seasons and moods, you won’t regret it, it will evoke different emotions at each time ….

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This time I’ve opted for a non-touristic trip, off the main attractions, hidden calle and campi along the many canals and ponti…

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I’ve enjoyed the sightseeing, under the guide of a local resident…

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Many the details of the picturesque city with lively inhabitants that never miss the occasion to greet each other on the overcrowded vaporetti….

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Unusual … means of transport

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The art and the skills of local artisans  never go unnoticed…characteristic of Murano, glass blowing is an art of very few…. nowadays

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I am taking a bit of Venice home…

Photography: Walter M. for Mandarine d’Italie