Photograph of two gondolas on the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy

Gondola ride on the Grand Canal in Venice

Gondolas and Venice, they go hand in hand. One of the activities we had during the Venice Carnival Photo Tour, was a two hour gondola ride, through the canals in Venice. The group split into two, with half the group on the gondola you see in front, and the second …

View of the Grand Canal in Venice from the Ponte dell'Accademia in the late afternoon

Ponte dell’Accademia, Grand Canal, Venice

While not a Carnival photo, the view of the Grand Canal in Venice from the Ponte dell’Accademia in the late afternoon sun was exquisit. We had just wondered though most of the city by this time, and were headed across the Ponte and into the Accademia, but instead we ended up getting quite …