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Boats on Venice's canals

June 3rd 2008
This is for the boat lovers in our family. So here are some, I repeat, some of the boats in Venice. While wandering around (translation: being lost), we came upon a shop where some of the gondolas are made, it's called a squero. They are made of 8 types of wood, nine including the wood of the oar. ... read more
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Italian Flag 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
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