The Dazzling Chandeliers of Venice

Well known fact: staring into the sun will dazzle your eyes. And worse: as Galileo Galilei found out to his cost, if you do it often enough and for long enough, it’ll blind you. Staring at a chandelier doesn’t quite do that – although, depending on the chandelier, it might well dazzle you.

Murano glass chandeliers from the fancy palazzos of Venice:

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And a gilded – and no less dazzling – chandelier to finish:

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In response to Ailsa’s travel theme: Dazzling

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