I can hardly convey the utter delight and excitement of finally arriving in this stupendous city with our group of students. The weather was perfect; a little chilly but not a cloud in the sky. We had some incredible last minute dramas but all 29 of us picked up our suitcases, handed them over to our porters and got into the motoscaffi to head across the lagoon to Campo San Barnabas and check into the hotel.
This morning, we begin in earnest! Watch this space