Random Morning Thoughts in Venice

Cold and rainy today, so we have the Guggenheim and Accademie on the schedule, with a gondola ride in the afternoon if it clears up.

Ryne has discovered Nutella. We had a choice of apricot croissants this morning, or "empty" croissants, which is still making me laugh as I type that. Plus rolls, cheese, ham and salami. I can't imagine starting my day with salami, but this didn't seem to bother the guys at all.

It is amazingly quiet here with no vehicle traffic. At night, you here the occasional chugging of a boat on the canal outside the window. This is our view: