Venice April 22nd 2011 Tuesday 5th April 2011
Leaving Garda we head east to Venice where we camp across the lagoon from the city and are able to watch the traffic heading into the port.
Wednesday 6th April 2011
Water bus across the lagoon to Venice today. Following a walk from the Independent – 48hrs in. ( I knew all those saved travel supplements would eventually prove useful ) we wandered the back streets o ... 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