Catching your breath on top of Venice

Scala Contarini del Bovolo
Scala Contarini del Bovolo. Courtesy Fondazione Venezia Servizi alla persona

Scala Contarini del Bovolo is the most beautiful twenty-eight-meter high spiral staircase. I love the contrast of the red cotto bricks against the white Istria stone as well as the traces of different architectural styles.

Then of course catching your breath and taking in Venice as you climb up.

Scala Contarini del Bovolo
Scala Contarini del Bovolo, Belvedere. Courtesy Fondazione Venezia Servizi alla persona

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