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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN VENICE?
Murano, the island of glass
For anyone visiting Venice, a trip to the city’s largest islands is practically a must.The closest of these is Murano, which, as you approach it on the vaporetto water bus, stands against the setting of the northern lagoon, with i…
A race at the Gran Canale
Sometimes I like to play tourist in my own town. The camera strung around my neck let's me blend in with the colourful mass of summer tourists. According to the latest statistics, each year nearly 20 million foreigners peacefully…
The Venice Biennale: information, history and quirks
Thousands of visitors from all over the world and hundreds of works of art, shows and international exhibitions: it’s the Venice Biennale.The event, which gathers the avant-garde and the fruits of the world’s most creative and inn…