Canal Grande by LarsHenseleit from http://500px.com/photo/216599079 - Classical View from Ponte dell'Accademia to the Canal Grande in Venice. Not so easy to find a point of view through all these masses of tourist. Think it works so far.. More on dokonow.com.
Why These Photos of Windows Around the World Have Gone Viral
So far, Gonçalves has photographed windows in Italy, Austria (pictured here), Spain, and his native Portugal. Unlike the more brightly colored ones in Venice, the windows in the Alps had a more muted color palette. To get some of the shots, he went into buildings across the street to shoot from eye level.
With just 22 rooms and a spectacular location above Capri’s Marina Grande—far removed from the tourist bustle of Capri town but still in the thick of things—this impossibly chic hotel feels more like a pristine private villa. Awe-inspiring views of the Gulf of Naples, gorgeous décor, and flawless service earn rave reviews from the loyal clientele.
Greta's Green Collana! Greta had travelled far and wide. Her favorite trip across the big pond was to her beloved Italy where the sites and sounds of the ancient world and Renaissance still seemed to fill the air. In Venice she was forever on the watch for vintage Murano glass. And as she turned the corner she became green with envy! See www.nanedwardscollection.com to find out more!
10 Amazing Winter Wedding Destinations Near and Far
Your eyes do not deceive you: the Aman Venice is exactly what the name implies. It’s fitting that Amanresorts, those masters of luxe villas on jade-green desert islands, would choose this as the setting for their first city hotel. Like many of Aman’s far-flung, impossibly photogenic locales, there’s a sense that Venice isn’t quite of this earth. And, more prosaically, they’ve already perfected the craft of the waterborne arrival on those selfsame desert islands, and it’s a skill that…