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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,…
An island where time stands still, far off the usual tourist routes
If you are looking for what Venice was like half a century ago and you want to find a bit of peace and tranquillity, the island of Pellestrina is an ideal destination for immersing yourself in serenity.Today, after two days of int…
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…