Ahh, the mandatory pigeon shot! This is actually in front of the Palazzo dei Dogi, along the waterfront.
Bridge in front of the Palazzo dei Dogi.
The Piazza. Napoleon is reported to have called it "the drawing room of Europe."
From the clock tower.
Gondolas at sunrise.
We got up early one day to walk around at sunrise and got a rare treat: many nearly empty campos, even the Piazza.
The Bridge of Sighs.
The Palazzo at sunrise.