Above are a few photos that I took that look like they could be from or book or postcard. Of course, the food was phenomenal and plentiful, especially at the cooking school, and the views were fabulous. At the school, we became friends with a great group of people with whom we're still in contact.
And, as a glass enthusiast, I couldn't help but notice the Italian glass although there were not the same quality and quantity of glass shops like there are in Venice and its surroundings. Interestingly though, much of the glass was found in our hotels! Here's a sampling of some of the glass we saw.