Tag: transportation

Gondola rides in Venice

No trip to Venice is complete without a ride on a Gondola…. or is it? Having travelled alone, I did not fancy the awkward (and expensive) situation of being in a gondola alone… especially if the gondolier starts singing (they usually don’t). But it is amazing the amount of effort that these guys put in and make these beautiful crafts glide so smoothly through the narrow canals

Standing still at Grand Central

Grand Central Terminal is a hub of activity with people either walking very fast or running. You can quite quickly say the who the tourists are because they are the ones who stand still for more than a minute while they gawk in awe.