Visiting Venice, Italy

Buildings Reflected in a Small Venice Canal

Ocean lover that I am, the city of Venice, rising slightly above sea level, inundated with water, flooded by acqua alta (exceptionally high tide) and threatened by global warming, is the stuff of my dreams. While others cringe at the thought of buildings rising from the water, I am drawn to it. It is one of the loveliest places I have ever been.… Read more