## St. Mark’s Square, Venice, Italy

St. Mark’s Square is that famous central gathering spot in Venice, the one you see on the travel shows. Here’s a look at it on a quiet evening with a lovely couple taking a photo:

During the day, things are crowded but on this morning, I got lucky.

There’s the famous clock to be seen with the many visitors:

And here’s a view from the canal, which shows why this place easily floods:

Enjoy Venice!

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## Cathedral of Toledo, Spain (2017) exterior

It had been 13 years since my last visit to Toledo, Spain. Far too long. Of course, I had to see the Cathedral, which has had some sprucing up since my last visit. It’s hard to capture this structure’s exterior in a single photo. Here is one attempt:

And that’s really only a small part. There’s a massive tower:

But as you can see, the closeness of the other buildings makes it a challenge to get a fair perspective.

In my next post, I’ll show some of the interior, which is equally impressive and ornate. Check back soon!