She recently returned to Venice after enjoying a six-day adventure with a 27-year-old gondolier her junior in October.
And Melanie Sykes, 50, was spotted in yet another passionate clinch with her little boy lover Riccardo Simionato, 23, on Wednesday after taking her for a romantic ride on her gondola through the canals of the Italian city. .
The TV star was helped off the ship by handsome boatman Riccardo before wrapping his arms around each other and sharing a kiss by the water’s edge.
Wow! Melanie Sykes, 50, was spotted in another heated clinch on Wednesday with her toy lover Riccardo Simionato, 23, after taking her on a romantic gondola ride through the canals of the Italian city.
Mel seemed to make the most of the Venetian sights as she was escorted along the canal by the gondolier, while she was also joined by a male companion inside the boat.
The radio presenter looked chic in a pale pink sweater she wore with a scarf and pair of white jeans, while shielding her eyes from the sun with a pair of circular shades.
Meanwhile, in a nod to the traditional nautical-themed gondoliers dress code, Riccardo opted for a blue and white sweater with a pair of black jeans.
What a view! Mel seemed to make the most of the Venetian sights as she was escorted along the canal by the gondolier, while she was also joined by a male companion inside the boat.
The young dream of love! Mel and her lover couldn’t keep each other’s hands back on dry land
Helping Hand: The TV star was helped out of the ship by handsome boatman Riccardo before wrapping his arms around each other and sharing a kiss by the water’s edge
Sail away: Riccardo brushed his dark locks from his face while navigating the waters
Create memories! Mel made sure she documented the moment as she took a photo of Riccardo driving his gondola
The pretty brunette was first linked with the hunk in October.
Little surprise as Mel, who rose to fame in the 1990s as the bitter face of Boddingtons, told her online followers she was feeling “a little dizzy.”
Mel and Riccardo, who still lives with his parents, then enjoyed a six-day adventure in the Floating City.
Instagram-worthy! Mel took some shots of Riccardo while lying on the gondola
Lunch date! After a morning on the water, Mel and Riccardo stopped for a coffee
Playful: the two lovers seemed to have a good time together
Twice divorced Mel, who has sons aged 18 and 16, looks much younger than her age. As the valiant gondolier, who refused to discuss their alliance, noted himself: “Beauty is relative.
The Manchester-born star was in Venice for a mini-break with a friend and first posted a photo of herself getting banged along a canal while forcing Riccardo the week before the romance reveal.
The pictured embrace took place less than 48 hours later on Monday, and the next day she was seen enjoying an al fresco breakfast with the gondolier in the intimate plaza of Campo San Toma.
What a day for that! Mel donned her sunglasses making sure her eyes remained shielded from the rays
Stunning view: the gondolier seemed slightly preoccupied with a phone call
He stayed with Mel until Thursday, the last day of his vacation, when they were pictured arm in arm under an umbrella.
Riccardo rolled Mel’s suitcase onto a water taxi that took them both to the city’s Marco Polo airport, where he motioned for her to leave as she made her way to passport control.
When asked if he prefers English women, Riccardo replied: “Every person is different, nationality doesn’t matter. Its true no?
But he growled when asked if he was planning to see Mel again. For her part, Mel posted a tantalizing photo on social media of the famous Rialto Bridge with the caption: “Ciao for now”.
Affectionate touch: Mel set up a touchscreen with Riccardo after their boat trip
Relaxation: Seemed like a wonderful day for this in the sunny city
It’s easy! Mel’s two male companions helped her get off the gondola after their ride
Safety first! After getting off the boat, she put her face mask back on