September 30, 2008.
I don’t suppose anything new under the sun can be said about Venice, surely one of the most written-about, painted, drawn, and photographed tourist destinations of the world. Further, it has been such for hundreds of years, the world’s oldest tourist town. What is there to say? How is it possible to avoid banalities and clichés?
Perhaps it isn’t; but I think almost everyone tries, because Venice is, simply, extraordinary, and unique. Yes, yes, yes, decaying… Continue