Posts tagged ‘Boats’

Motorboat of Carabinieri (Police), Venice, Italy

Venice – Not Only Gondolas

In Venice, Italy, I enjoyed exploring the less touristy areas. Where the gondolas are rare. It is there that one understands the uniqueness of this city. All that in other cities is on wheels in Venice is on water: taxis, buses, freight transport, garbage collection, police…

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Traffic Jam in Venice

Congestion of boats in the Rio di San Barnaba canal in Venice, Italy.

When you think of Venice, first come to mind Gondolas, the Grand Canal, the Rialto Bridge and St. Mark’s Square. But besides all this, once you are in Venice it is also very interesting to observe the peculiar daily life of the Venetians. For example, this traffic jam of boats on the San Barnaba Canal.