From Magda in Venezia, Day Four

I’ve discovered that knitting and drinking can be a lovely combo… Especially when it involves Venice and a spritz. The “spritz” was invented in this town and is quite refreshing….if you like bitters. It is a combination of white wine, soda, and Campari with an olive.

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I have to share a few other favorite places I’ve found on this trip. This fruit and vegetable stand traveled on the water, reminding me of the taco buses at home in Austin.

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This statue faces a canal in front of a museum redesigned by Tadao Ando, one of my favorite architects in the world. The space on the right is called SALE. It was a salt factory at one time. It was so huge. The vast and beautiful space was given to a young art collective to curate shows.

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Lastly, I leave you with party pics….I did not know any of these people before (except Lorenza and Fabrizio, CIAO!!), but I feel I have made friends that I now cherish. I love Italy, and I think I left a little of my heart there.

Tanti baci amore mio.

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2 comments

  1. oooooooooooooooooooh! I don’t blame you for leaving a little of your heart over there, what a joy I can it is just in these pics, and I too love the ballards :) in your banner.

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