Doge's Palace courtyard
Scala dei Gigante (Stair of the Giants) so named for the Mars and Neptune at the top.
Moored Gondole. Took this while waiting for the Fireworks during Redentore. The Gondolieri - tourist interactions made a fine floor show.
There's the fireworks! In Venice's colors, too!
view of the Canal
Walking to Redentore over the pontoon bridge built for the Feste.
Why is he so happy? A, It's a festival and there is rope candy being sold below. B,today actually featured a cooling marine breeze. or C. Mass was less than ten minutes long, enabling more enjoyment of A and B!
Classic: Rialto and Gondola