It sounds like bottle of wine that can never be finished. I like that idea. I've been there three times only, latest time in 2006, but it feels like only last year, and I'd still want to go there any day. And take pictures.
Venice--the City of Canals, of Tight Turning Passages, Stone Bridges, and Hidden Squares. Instead you provide us with a flat, straight, broad thoroughfare, with the day-to-day laundry hanging overhead. And no tourists. Bravo!