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Something missing

For those of you who know the island of Giudecca quite well, you might be able to recognize the area this clip …

The Venetian Masquerade

Well it has taken us a bit of time to put it all together, but it looks as if we are ready …

Food & Art

Well for those who know Venice – and more to the point – the Food & Art self-service restaurant out the back …

From Barrister to Barcaiolo

It’s that time of year again – memories of the summer are slowly fading and people everywhere are stumbling back to their …

Hail storm

Running late on this one — and don’t even have a decent photo to offer you, but here it is anyway. Taken …

No grandi navi!

“They sweep with beautiful panache into the city” wrote the famous travel writer Jan Morris, describing the multi-deck cruise ships which glide, …

Poveglia – the final run

Poveglia’s latest ‘plague’ victims couldn’t have wished for a better day to hold the party that they had organized at Malamocco on …

Interactive maps

I would like to bring to your attention a recent announcement made by Iveser, The Venetian Institute for the History of the …

Poveglia fever rising

If all goes to plan, it looks very much as if the three islands of Poveglia might soon be counting the latest …

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