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Vogalonga: The rowing festival on the lagoon
Boats are an icon of Venice. There are also many events dedicated to boating and rowing in the city.Many races take place over the season, culminating in the famous traditional regatta held the first Sunday in September. An histor…
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…
Sounds and colors in Venice
Each season in Venice offers surprises. Some you can encounter whilst wandering through the "calli" (Venetian alleys) and discovering unusual places, others are, so to speak, under the surface of the city and, sometimes, rather pe…