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Eriktrain

Eriktrain


Getting_directions

Getting_directions


Canal_view

Canal_view


Walsenda Hostel

Walsenda Hostel

On our arrival in Venice, we stazed at the Waldensa Hostel. This is associated with the Waldenda church, which dates back to the 12 century, southern France. The were driven out of France and founded several communities in Northern Italz. They adopted Luthers Reformation and became part of the Protestant Church.


Canal

Canal


Laundry_daze

Laundry_daze


Sta_1550

Sta_1550


Window Box

Window Box

The windows are decorated with boxes filled with geraniums, petunias and all types of flowers. I think that this makes for a beautiful display against the facade of exposed bricks.


Commerzbank

Commerzbank


Alpharomeo

Alpharomeo


Erik in the Courtyard

Erik in the Courtyard

Erik in the portico. Notice the great floor. Taking a right leads to the street.


Apartment Kitchen View, Milan

Apartment Kitchen View, Milan

View from the kitchen window


Porter

Porter

Lobby Entrance in Thomas' apartment building.


Thomas Dining Room Milan

Thomas Dining Room Milan

Dining Room:
I neglected to capture all of the murano chandelier.


Thomas Living Room Milan

Thomas Living Room Milan

Living Room


Bellagio Street

Bellagio Street

This was taken from the balcony of the restaurant we lunched at


Bellagio

Bellagio

Erik gazing into Lake como. Hey...is'nt that George Cloony over there...


House in Milan

House in Milan

Looks like this house to the right went to ruin wgile the yellow one soldiered on.


Vegetable Stand

Vegetable Stand

This is a typical venetian vegetable stand. They can be found in almost all the major squares or Campos as they are called here.