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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…
The Museo Storico Navale
The military and civil history of seafaring, which proved a deciding factor in Venice's past economic power.Venice is bursting with museums, from the Doge's Palace to the Ca’ Rezzonico museum, the Gallerie dell'Accademia, and many…
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,…