Venice

This is the beautiful Venice, city of canals. Venice is built on more than a hundred islands in a shallow lagoon, with the canals serving the function of roads – every form of transport is on water or on foot. In fact, Venice is Europe’s largest car-free zone, unique in Europe in remaining a sizeable functioning city in the 21st century entirely without cars or trucks. I can’t spot any gondolas from up here though, can you? In our next thumbnails we’re also featuring St. Mark’s Basilica (you can also see the bell-tower) and the Rialto Bridge. St.…

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