**VENECIA** Known as "the city of canals", is located in northeast China on a series of islands that extends over a marshy lagoon in the Adriatic Sea, between the mouths of rivers
TRANSPORT The classical Venetian boat is the gondola, currently used primarily for tourists, weddings, funerals and other ceremonies. Most Venetian vaporetto ride that cover regular routes along the Grand Canal and between lagoon islands. In addition, many of them have boats or speedboats car mode.The Venice Marco Polo Airport is located on the mainland, connected to the city by bus, rail and maritime service called Alilaguna that stops in various parts of the city as Plaza de San Marcos to your journey
PLAZA DE SAN MARCOS Plaza de San MarcosNapoleón Bonaparte said about this place that was "the most beautiful room of Europe"). The other places in Venice are called field. The floor is of Istrian stone slabs. The square is bounded by famous buildings: the background, the façade of the Basilica of San Marco, the Campanile brick (from there signaled the arrival of the ship and fires in the city. You have to climb to see the view of Venice ), the Ducal Palace, the Clock Tower. Delimiting the big square with a length of about 350 m are the two buildings called Old and Attorneys Attorneys News, whose walls are a continuous arch
PalacesPalazzo DolfinManinStaircase of Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo Ducal Palace (Palazzo Ducale), gothic building, mostly located in the eastern end of the Plaza de San Marcos, two s most visible facades look towards the lagoon of Venice and the Piazza San Marco. The palace was the residence of the Doge, seat of government and court of justice and prisons ³ n of the Republic of Venice. Its main entrance is the PortadellaCarta, admirable work tardogÃ ³ curd sculptures policy, adjacent to the Basilica. Very luxurious is the courtyard of the palace, the Staircase of the Giants, by Sansovino. The interior retains some original rooms of the rich collections Pict ³ rich.
TouristPalaces Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Installed in the Palazzo VenierdeiLeoni, or Palazzo Nonfinito, left unfinished by his works in the eighteenth century, was purchased by the patrons that bears his name today is intended to be contemporary art collection, which includes excellent works of Picasso, Max Ernst (second husband of the founder), Pollock and Marino Marini, among others. One of the most important Italian museums of its kind.Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo. Well known for its spectacular exterior stairway helical shape.FondacodeiTurchiPalazzo LabiaScuola Grande di San MarcoMalipiero PalaceCà Pesaro, a Baroque masterpiece, the work of Longhena. In is the Museum of Modern Art.CàTronPalazzo Vendramin, a Renaissance palace (1509) of germinated windows. In it Richard Wagner died in 1883.Cà DarioCàFoscari University campus namesake