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by John Bensalhia | Mon, 05/11/2015 - 13:09
Venice is a city that goes under many aliases. The City Of Love. The City Of Canals. Queen Of The Adriatic... The list goes on, but Venice can also lay claim…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 05/05/2014 - 05:38
The astronauts onboard the International Space Station (ISS) take daily photographs of the Earth, which are then catalogued and archived by The Gateway to…
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by Silvia Donati | Mon, 04/28/2014 - 03:00
Large cruise ships entering Venice will be given a wide berth starting November 30 in an attempt to minimize damage to the delicate lagoon on entry. The Cruise…
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by Silvia Donati | Sun, 04/06/2014 - 21:41
On the same day the Venice Lagoon reopened to large cruise ships following a suspension of the ban, an accident involving the MSC Preziosa occurred at the…
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by Anonymous (not verified) | Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:00
It is widely known that Venice's lagoon ecosystem is heavily contaminated due to industrial waste, causing a serious impact on the animal and plant life.…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 03/18/2014 - 21:15
The attempt to ban large cruise ships passing through the Venice lagoon has just suffered a setback. A regional administrative court on Monday accepted a…
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by Anonymous (not verified) | Wed, 01/29/2014 - 01:00
Acqua alta a Venezia – this is the Italian expression used for the tide peaks that occur periodically in the northern Adriatic Sea, reaching their maximum in…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 11/08/2013 - 07:00
Large cruise ships passing through the Venice lagoon are to be banned effective November 2014, and a limit on smaller cruise vessels will kick in January,…
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by Myra Robinson | Sat, 09/21/2013 - 09:18
How could you not love Venice! Many of us at ITALY Magazine have lived in or close to Venice, some of us still do. And it breaks our heart when we hear people…
by Carol King | Thu, 08/29/2013 - 10:03
words by Carol King George Clooney made a splash when he arrived in Venice for the International Film Festival driving a water taxi along the lagoon to his…