Venice = Italy = Pizza!!! November 18th 2007 A few months back Ryanair graced us with yet another sale on their alredy bargain tickets. How could we resist a £20 return flight (taxes included) to somewhere in Europe - so Venice it was. What started with just 3 of us soon ended with 7 of us going. We booked our lovely apartment on the canals and we were set for Pizza, Wine, Pasta, Canals and Gondola rides.
Before we even left London we were ... read more
Europe » Italy » Veneto » Venice Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more