#VENICEISNOTSINKING

a Venice insider guide and tips to support sustainable tourism

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Venetian Thanksgiving: the “Salute” feast

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Every year, on November 21st, Venice celebrates the feast of Salute. The word “salute” literally means “good health” and on this day we use to go to Mass and pray Our Lady for the good…

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Daria Sailing Venice in Narcissus

Sailing Narcissus

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Home is where the anchor drops Welcome back to my beloved homespot. Venice, Italy. We expect 7 million people to visit in 2017. It’s high season in my beloved hometown, it’s in this time of…

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The defenders of Venice

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With more than 5 million tourists a year in 2015, Venice is a must-be-seen for many travellers. But to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world, is not an hassle-free task. Venice…

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Venice Canal

What #veniceisnotsinking is?

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During the last few years, we frequently heard serious news about Venice: uncontrolled cruise business, inappropriate behaviour of both tourists and locals, alarming floating levels and the risk of being included by Unesco on the…

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