Discover Italy - Veneto and Venice

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Veneto and Venice

With artistic, cultural & architectural delights in abundance, Venice, La Serenissima, is one of the most beautiful and romantic cities in the world.
Since its origins it has been a commercial center of big ambitions and, for a thousand years the strongest mercantile sea power on earth. The magnificence of its palaces, the Cathedral and a rich art production are witnesses of the richness created by trade with the Orient. The large St. Mark's Square is the heart and soul of the town.
Famous for its canals, Venice has a unique urban plan. There are about 150 canals that form 118 islands, which are connected by about 400 bridges. These canals serve the function of roads and all transportation is on water or by foot.

 
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