Tag Archives: Frari

Granddaughter of the Doge!

Last summer I met Patrizia, who was working at the time as a barista at Caffe Frari. I was staying nearby and went in most days, and ¬†she always chatted with me and my friends. She’s super friendly, and we … Continue reading

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“Redefining Beauty” Videos: Modesta Pozzo

Oh no! I’ve run out of “Quattro Minuti con Casanova” videos. Time to go back to Venice and make some more! Until the next trip, I offer you a new series of videos about the beautiful women of Venice that … Continue reading

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Quattro Minuti con Casanova: Campiello San Rocco

“He said there was not a nun in Venice whom one could not have for money if one knew how to go about it.” Casanova relates this story in Vol. 4 of his memoirs about how his friend, the doctor … Continue reading

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