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The New Plague of Venice

Selfie Stick Seller - Getting update from his fellow sellers.

  The Redentore celebration where the Venetians give thanks for the end of the 1576 plague is next weekend. But Venice is suffering from a new type of plague which isn’t contagious nor does it kill but it is annoying. It is…

Update from Venice

Mega Yachts Arrive in Venice for Biennale

It’s a busy month in Venice with Expo 2015 opening in the nearby town of Marghera where a large facility was built for the event and the 56th International Art Exhibition,  Biennale, opening with exhibits all around the city but especially in…