Venice is for sure the most particular city in Italy and probably in the World. It’s right on the sea, built on more than 100 islands and crossed by many canals. No cars are allowed in most of the city, which gives you the opportunity to walk around undisturbed. Ferries and gondolas are the only other options to move around besides your own feet.
It’s famous to be a romantic destination. And in fact, it is. Every spot in Venice seems like a postcard. It’s full of history and the entire city is recognized as a UNESCO Heritage Site.
During the Middle Age and the Renaissance, it was a major financial and maritime power. The city-state of Venice is considered to have been the first real international financial center.
Nowadays, the city is one of the most touristic in the World. Explore the city and discover some hidden spots, where mass tourism has still to arrive.