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Venice and the Lake District

Posted by kernelbob on August 12, 2009

He had to duck.  So did I.

He had to duck. So did I.

We left Venice on Monday morning.  The hotel has a back door that opens directly onto a canal.  We walked out that door and embarked onto a water taxi.  (That makes the fourth boat we’ve ridden on this trip.)  The taxi ride was great fun.  We stood up in the back and gawked like the tourists that we are.  I have a video for eventual upload.  The taxi took us to Piazzale Roma, where we picked up our rental car.

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Budapest, second day

Posted by kernelbob on August 8, 2009

A gate on the palace grounds

A gate on the palace grounds

Synopsis: rode the funicular to the palace, ate lunch on a river boat, walked around some more, had the most boisterous dinner yet, said goodbye to the Eugene Concert Choir.

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