Photos from a trip to Italy: Venice

March 2017

Venice skyline from a water taxi: St. Mark's Square


Venice skyline from a water taxi


Venice skyline from a water taxi: Santa Maria della Salute


Venice skyline from a water taxi


Venice canals


Venice canals


Venice canals


Venice canals: Rialto bridge


taking a Gondola trip


taking a Gondola trip


Cruising the grand Canal


The   Campanile Tower


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks


The Clock Tower & astronomical clock


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks: Frescos of biblical stories


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks: Frescos of biblical stories


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks: Frescos of biblical stories


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks: Frescos of biblical stories


The Golden Basilica of St. Marks: Frescos of biblical stories


Palazzo Ducale


Doge's Palace


Doge's Palace


Doge's Palace


Doge's Palace


Doge's Palace: ceiling frescos


Doge's Palace


Doge's Palace


Pisa

March, 2017

The Leaning Tower of Pisa


The Basilica of Pisa


The church of Pisa


The church of Pisa


The church of Pisa & the Tower


Florence

March 2017

The skyline of Florence & the famous Great Basilica (the Duomo)


The skyline of Florence & the famous bridges




panorama of the Great Basilica (the Duomo)


The front of the Great Basilica (the Duomo) and the Bronze Gate


outside wall Frescos of biblical motifs


outside wall Frescos of biblical motifs


outside wall Frescos of biblical motifs


the Tower of the Basilica


a replica of the "Golden Gates of Paradise


Our First Employee


Plaza della Signoria


Accademia Gallery museum of Florence: Michelangelo's David


Accademia Gallery museum of Florence: frescos


Accademia Gallery museum of Florence: frescos


Narrow streets around the Uffizi museum


Street acting in Dante Aligheri Square


Piazza della Signoria


Replica of David in front of Palazio Vecchio


Perseus sculpture by Cellini


the rape of the Sabine women: Giambologna


The Uffizi museum


Madona & Child by Giotto De Bondone


Bottichelli: Primavera


Bottichelli: the birth of Venus


Bottichelli: Madona & child


Bottichelli: Madona of the magnificent


Michelangelo: the Holy Family


Sleeping Adrian: Roman era


Jacob  fights the angels


Rafael: self portrait


Rafael: Madona of the gold finch


Bonzino: Grand Duches


Da Vinci: Announciation


Titian: Venus of Urbino


Da Vinci: Baptism of Christ


Carravagio: the sacrifice of Isaac


Carravagio: Meduza


Bronze copy of David in the Piazzale Michelangelo


Panoramic view of Florence from the Piazzale Michelangelo


Panoramic view of Florence from the Piazzale Michelangelo


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