Europe Trip 2010 – Side Trip to Innsbruck, Austria (Day 28)

Thursday, April 1, 2010 Venetian Highlights: Sunrise near San Marcos Square Transport Highlights: Snow in Brenner Stazione, Italy Innsbruck Highlights: Finding Nepomuk’s Hostel/Hotel Bed & Breakfast I had set an alarm this morning for if I wanted to wake up at some unruly hour and take vaporetto #1 down and back through the Grand Canal [...]

Europe Trip 2010 – Lost in Venetian Allure (Day 27)

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 Venetian Highlights: Murano Island – Known for their glass-work (look to go into a glass factory area for free) St. Michele’s Cemetery Island – No more room on the island for the dead unless it was reserved looong ago Rialto Bridge Mercato – Fresh fruit and veggie market San Marcos – [...]

Europe Trip 2010 – The Grand Canal in Venizia (Day 26)

Tuesday, March 30, 2010 Now it seems like I don’t do anything but blog! But that’s not all true. I have arrived in Venice, Italy. Because I had read some about the city before arriving, I knew what not to expect (as well as to do what I normally do…which is to expect nothing) and [...]