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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…
Going about the city in search of unusual nooks and corners
Getting lost in Venice's small lanes is perhaps the best ways to discover it and enjoy some of its spirit. It let's you discover unusual places which are a bit odd and off the typical tourist itineraries, but still much frequented…
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…