Wills, Garry, Venice: Lion City, SIMON & SCHUSTER, New York, 2001
Vidal, Gore, Vidal in Venice, SUMMIT BOOKS, New York, 1985
Honour, Hugh, The Companion Guide to Venice, COLLINS, London, 1965
Hemingway, Ernest, A Farewell to Arms, COLLIER BOOKS, New York, 1986
Norwich, John Julius, A History of Venice, VINTAGE BOOKS, New York, 1989
Norwich, John Julius, A Traveler’s Companion to Venice, INTERLINK BOOKS, New York and Northampton, 2002
McCarthy, Mary, Venice Observed, HARCOURT BRACE JOVANOVICH, New York, 1963.

Other Links of Interest:

Andrea Palladio and the villas we visit.
Giessegi, a clothing factory that we visit.
The current dollar/euro exchange rate
The Italian train schedule

Our heartfelt thanks to the rider/photographers who contributed to this site:
April Pedersen Santinon, Bill & Linda Elfring, Karol Zielonko, Weaver Lilley and Perry Benson