Big dogs must be convenient for people with bad backs - one does not have to bend over to stroke them.
A street busker entertains at the edge of Piazza San Michele. The shop next to him is closed for the midday break.
Bikes, bikes, everywhere - including one with a wonky wheel.
The uneven stone block streets are tough on bicycle wheels.
Piazza del Salvatore is a great place to get a street side table, have a delightful lunch, and watch life unfold. In the background......
....is a public drinking/watering fountain. There are many such public water fountains around town from which residents fill smaller bottles to take home for drinking. Few of the fountains have a fancy, beautiful sculpture on top like this one, though.
This is an outdoor hallway with a painted ceiling.
A restaurant preparing for the lunch period - generally about 12:30 to 14:30.
Midday in Piazza dell' Anfiteatro.
Lunchtime on Piazza dell' Anfiteatro.
By the way, Big Dog - Little Dog, did not execute the traditional dog greeting - too much height difference if you get my meaning.