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‘We ask you to imagine the disappointment that the 17.5 million visitors to Venice this year will feel. They come to this iconic city with an image of it in their mind’s eye and instead they see its famous views grotesquely defaced.’ The Bridge of Sighs is barely visible underneath …

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In addition to the regular necessities of travel, we’ve also budgeted for regular gelato expenses. So far we’ve tried: cherrypistachiostrawberry cookies chocolate dark chocolate pineapple cocoanut cantaloupe nutella caramel tiramisu mint lemon caramel And yes, we’ve only been here 4 nights. (A lot of those flavors were paired together and …

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I was under the gun earlier–15 minutes in an Internet cafe doesn’t leave much time for bloggig after checking email. The high water this morning was really a lot of fun. We tried to just avoid it for awhile but we kept getting stymied by walkways that were entirely submerged. …

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We've had a great day in Venice so far. We awoke early to the not-so melodic tones of the "acqua alta" alarm that gives the city warning of high waters. And high waters there were! What a morning. A lot of the streets were under water, sometimes up to the …

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