Venice: wildlife returns to tourist-free city

Venice: wildlife returns to tourist-free city


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Excerpts;

Under Venice’s strict rules of self-confinement to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the ancient city has been transformed almost overnight.

With the cruise ships gone and the souvenir stalls closed, the sanitary emergency lockdown has transformed La Serenissima’s hundreds of canals and waterways…

Read Full Article, Guardian UK (03-20-2020)

Venice becomes the front line in the battle against over tourism; CNN (06-15-2019)

Venice Is Restricting Access to Cruise Ships; Travel & Leisure (11-08-2017)

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