• Current Issues in Venice

    by  • March 13, 2018 • 0 Comments

    Venice has often been described as a modern city crammed into ancient construction. With more than 30 million trampling tourists entering the lagoon every year and climate change threatening the framework, the culture and history preserved on the islands are succumbing to the tragedy of the commons (Annual Tourism Survey, 2014). There are two...

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    Venetian Boats

    by  • March 9, 2018 • 1 Comment

    You will probably not be able to get around Venice, Italy without getting on a boat at least once while we are there. You might be wondering… How do I know which boat to take or how much you should save up for this portion of the budget. Well.. After some research, I have...

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    How Venice Handled the Black Death

    by  • March 1, 2018 • 0 Comments

    The recent flu epidemic has many people rushing to their local drugstores to receive the flu shot in hopes of avoiding coming down with this particularly nasty strain of flu virus. Vaccines are modern marvels of medicine that help prevent worldwide outbreaks of deadly disease. Before the invention of vaccination by Edward Jenner in...

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    Snow in Venice!

    by  • February 28, 2018 • 0 Comments

    Whew, do you think we’re having a cold snap here in SoCal? Today, Save Venice shared this photograph of snow in Venice on its Facebook Account! You can see another photo of snow in Venice in the newspaper Il Gazzetino’s Venice edition and if you scroll down a little in this BBC article about...

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    Venetian Food

    by  • February 17, 2018 • 0 Comments

    There are 8 essential dishes that you must try when you set foot in the beautiful city of Venice. Due to the fact that Venice is surrounded by the Adriatic Sea, Venetian food consists of a wide variety of sea creatures. If you are not a fan of seafood there are a few dishes...

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