Venice - a dream

Venice at the landing place San Zaccharia. Here at the Riva degli Schiavoni are some of the most famous Venetian hotels like the Danieli Excelsior.
View from the Fondamenta Sant'Eufemia next to the Chiesa Parrocchiale S.Eufemia across the big channel.
La Giudecca, Venice: Here on the area of the Cantiere Nautico Crea specialists produce not only new Venetian boats, but also restore and repair old ones.
View from the Fondamenta Croce across the big channel towards the Basilica Santa Maria Della Salute.
View from the  Calle Colone through the passage Sotoportego de le Colone at the Riva Sette Martiri. This is a place where the Venetians are living. Clothes lines are crossing the road and a small blue place of worship is leaning against the wall o...
Campo di Ghetto Nuovo in Venice: In 1516 the Jews had been forced to live on this island, which was called "Geto" . Later the word "ghetto" became a synonym for quarters where Jews were forced to live.
This square is called Campo Bandiera e Moro. The palace in the north (here in the light of the sun) is the Palazzo Gritti-Badoer and the church in the south-eastern corner San Giovanni in Bragora.
Square next to the church San Francesco della Vigna from the 16th century.
This is in front of the entrance to the Arsenale, where the Venetians had built their ships and weapons. It's said that in the 16th century there were 16000 workers. The winged lion above the gate is the symbol of Venice and the four lions in fron...
Square in front of the church San Stae (17th century) close to the small mooring with the same name at the Canale Grande. Opposit some historic Venetian palazzi.
The origin of the basilica Santi Maria e San Donato on the island of Murano dates back to the 7th century.
Venice is always fscinating, even on a grey day in winter.
Venice is always fascinating, even on a grey day in winter.
Venice at night after a rainy day. Some musicians on a stage are playing music of the famous composer Vivaldi.