Venice December 4th 2015 Hi everyone
We are just leaving Venice and heading for Genoa via Milan. Unfortunately we managed to go to the wrong railway station but Italian train authorities are obviously used to clueless tourists and let us on the train.
Venice is a gorgeous place, not really at all like I pictured. No floods, no smell and not very cold. We managed to get lost a zillion times. The place is fully o ... read more
Europe » Italy » Veneto 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