Happy Birthday Venice !

Today Venice turns 1595 ! The legend says that March 25, year 421 is the date of the mythical foundation of the lagoon city, set to become one of the most important cities of Europe and the capital of an authoritative Republic with its own flag, territory, currency and laws. To the same year is […]

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The Gondola

The gondola is the most well-known boat in the world: even people who have never been to Venice can immediately recognize its unique shape, the metal bow decoration and for the distinctive Venetian rowing style. Like all the other lagoon boats the gondola has a flat bottom which allows it to float in very shallow water. The most important characteristic of the […]

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