Do you like cannabis? Do you like absinthe? Then you might just love this – found freely in Rome.
The cannabis will relax you. The absinthe will help you hallucinate.
Get ready for some relaxing hallucinations.
“Is that a rainbow the Martian is shooting at us?”
See something you like? Pay your respect. Italian style, of course.
I needn’t tell you what followed! ;)
Adjectives that come to mind when you think of the gondoliers of Venice: Stylish. Charming. Expensive!
This gentleman was waiting to pick up a customer on one of the many quaint bridges in Venice.
Luckily he didn’t notice me, otherwise I’d probably have been taken for a ride!
Small charming streets, even smaller alley ways, and the legendary canals connecting people in a way you and I may not be accustomed to.
Pity I don’t have enough time to explore the city/waterways.
Oh well, I can’t swim anyway! Guess I’ll survive to return another day ; )
OK first to correct the misnomer: you don’t make a wish when you toss a coin into the Fontana di Trevi (I mean, you could, but there’s no guarantee on that coming true.)
The accepted legend has it that if you toss a coin into the fountain, you are ensured to return to Rome.
I’d say that’s still a pretty sweet deal! ; ) See you in a bit Roma!
A break from my usual visual approach, I just want to share a very touching moment I noticed in the Sistine Chapel today:
There was a blind woman, and with her, I presume, her friend. The friend was describing to the blind woman where they stood and what she saw.
It made me smile, with that ‘goodness of heart’ feeling : ) God bless friends who help you see things you can’t!
We can decode 2 things from this sign.
1) The salesperson does not lie.
2) You’ll never know the truth.