Was the beginning of January, with Christmas eve (and a lot of panettone - Italian traditional Christmas sweet bread) gone Mai and Andrew were willing to see something more of Italy.
And where to go if not to Venice for a romantic time?
"Why not to have a short trip in Milan too?" - Andrew asked - "It is on the way and I have a cousin there who would be happy to meet us, I actually don't see her in 20 years or so". Continue ....