Month: December 2009

Venezia

Venice was the first place I ever visited in Italy. I was there for La Biennale di Venezia. I wished I’ve covered more events but my week was full of movie watching at the festival and hanging around Lido. It was great! My knowledge of Italy was based on the amazing food they eat, the mafia, the coliseum, the streets of Rome, Dolce & Gabbana and of course, the language itself. Venice is one of those places that you easily fall in love with. Basically because there’s nothing like it in the world. My favorite part about exploring this unique city was waking up very early in the morning and go outside to lose myself within those streets. You can find some pretty amazing sights once you’ve lost track of where you are. It seemed liked a Disney overture musical in the morning time: loads of tourists, tradesfolk, gondolas and yet me somewhat in the middle of this massive crowd trying to make it to the end of the street so I could mesmerize The …