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Santa Maria della Salute

Standing across the Grand Canal from St Mark’s Square is the stately Santa Maria della Salute, all pristine and glowing in white like a fluffy cake slathered in fresh cream. She rises near the narrow tip of Dorsoduro, between 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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