|I had no idea that the Bridge of Sighs was a bridge (der!) between the Dukes Palace and a prison?|
Now I know!
|Words engraved into the window ledge, most probably by some prisoners.|
The smallish round hole was where prisoners accepted food that was brought in by family.
They had to rely on family/friends to feed them...
|Details on the church...|
|The winged lion in the middle photo is the symbol of Venice.|
|*juicy, ripe, ready to eat persimmons|
*small, red artichokes