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Venice by night

The pigeons have gone home. The shops are shuttered. The tourists (most of them) are back in their hotel rooms. Venice at night takes on a whole other personality. It becomes a sensuous, mysterious place. St Marks Square becomes the … Continue reading

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“Roads? Where we’re going, we don’t need… roads!”

Doc Brown hit the nail on the head when it came to Venice. Where roads, avenues, boulevards and lanes turn into canals. Criss-crossed by bridges, linked by piazzas, Venice is Europe’s largest car-free urban area. Get around by water taxi … Continue reading

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