Alain de Botton, who knows a thing or two about doing what you love, quoted by Megan McArdle, author of The Up Side of Down: Why Failing Well Is the Key to Success.
Pair with Debbie Millman’s indispensable Fail Safe.
Starting today, Venice begins its annual celebration of Carnival (Carnevale) when the city bursts with color, light, and fanfare as costumed individuals wander around town and the food, masquerade balls, and nightly entertainment spill out onto the streets, providing ample enjoyment to tourists and locals alike.
We wish we were there but instead have to settle with words and images to pique our imaginations. Check out a photo-set we compiled, (courtesy of Flickr photographers) and a few of our blog posts about the city of Venice: