Travel – Italy

Saturday Snapshots #53

August 29, 2009

Milan Duomo, July 2009 Milan's cathedral or Duomo was started in 1386 and built over the course of five centuries before the final gate was completed in 1965.  It is built in the gothic style and is the fourth largest church in the world, including five interior aisles, three altars and a spectacular facade clad […]

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Saturday Snapshots #50

August 8, 2009

Burano – July 2009 There's more to Venice than just the Grand Canal and Piazza San Marco.  There are in fact loads of islands in the Venice lagoon that you can reach either by vaporetto or water taxi, from tiny to large.  The Lido is one of the most famous and it is here where […]

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Saturday Snapshots #47

July 18, 2009

Venice – July 2009 The first time I visited Venice was in the depths of winter 2000.  We arrived late on a Friday night, arrived at our hotel and collapsed in bed.  The next morning we awoke bright and early and set off on the 3-minute walk to the Piazza San Marco.  We had gone […]

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Saturday Snapshots #18

December 27, 2008

Zibello, March 2008 This wonderful lane leads to the cemetery in Zibello on northern Italy.  I love the muted colours, the symmetry of the trees, and the ethereal feeling created by the mist. This is part of a series of non-food photographs that will be published every Saturday on CookSister. Click here for a full […]

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