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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN VENICE?
Take to the water
The boats typical of the Venetian lagoon and the Adriatic Sea have shaped the history, economy and life of the city.Caorline, mascarete, sandoli, s’cioponi, topi, peate, burci, bragozzi, pieleghi and trabaccoli and of course the w…
The Jewish Ghetto
The ancient Jewish quarter of Venice was named after the old foundry (getto) that once stood here. This was the first ghetto ever created, and Jews were forced to live here from 1516 until the 1800s. Now, the large central campo i…
The Venice Biennale: information, history and quirks
Thousands of visitors from all over the world and hundreds of works of art, shows and international exhibitions: it’s the Venice Biennale. The event, which gathers the avant-garde and the fruits of the world’s most creative an…