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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN VENICE?
Looking up at the street names
I have walked along "Riva del Vin" (Wine Street) without getting drunk and on "Rio Terà degli Assassini" (the assassin's street) without being afraid. I've also gone on "Ponte dei Pugni" (the Bridge of Fists) without having to be…
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,…
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 an…