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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN VENICE?
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,…
Lavish religious and political festivals still enliven the city and excite locals and visitors.In centuries gone by, there were many celebrations that enlivened the city over the course of the year, ranging from religious annivers…
The floating fruit market
Venice, like all cities, has undergone many changes over the years. Old customs and crafts have disappeared. They are remembered only in old photographs or the stories of old people. Anyone over fifty can remember something that n…