Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand

Grand Canal Venice Rialto Bridge

Grand Canal, Venice

“The Venetian gondola is as free and graceful, in its gliding movement, as a serpent. It is twenty or thirty feet long and is narrow and deep like a canoe; its sharp bow and stern sweep upward from the water like the horns of a crescent…. The bow is ornamented with a battle axe attachment that threatens to cut passing boats in two.”                                                                                                 Mark Twain – ‘The Innocents Abroad’

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5 responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand

  1. Going to town on the Grand theme aren’t you? Wish I’d got a photograph of the Grand Hotel at Scarborough. But I haven’t. Maybe I should post a pic of York and mention the Grand Old Duke of York?

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  2. Great choice for the Grand challenge. 😀

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  3. Pingback: Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand | Live, Love, Laugh, Dance, Pray

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