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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN VENICE?
A race at the Gran Canale
Sometimes I like to play tourist in my own town. The camera strung around my neck let's me blend in with the colourful mass of summer tourists. According to the latest statistics, each year nearly 20 million foreigners peacefully…
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,…
Like all cities with a long history, there are a multitude of things to see, many of which are before our very eyes. But, we don't stop and take them in because we're distracted by other more famous or obvious sites.Venice has pla…