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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN VENICE?
The altane of Venice
Seeing Venice from above is always spectacular. The eye skims over the city's rooftops, each different from the other, while the steeples of the city's many churches also rise right up, soaring skywards.It's a vision that also fas…
Transportation in Venice
Today, as in the past, everything in Venice still travels by water. The only modern touch being the use of motorized boats. Motorized watercraft of all types ply through the canals in place of more tiring oar-powered ones, but a l…
Mestre: a special alternative to Venice
Just before you cross the lagoon, on the long road and Rail Bridge leading to Venice, you'll find “Mestre”. It's a built-up area that has developed around the major economic activities of Venice's mainland, with a port, shipyards,…