Venice is the city that historically was the capital of the Republic of Venice. Nowadays it is the capital of the Veneto region that is one of the most developed and economically strong regions in Italy.
The city of Venice is sited on a group of more than 110 small islands that are separated by canals and linked by bridges.
The most famous islands among them are Murano (famous for the production of Murano glass) and Burano (whose strenght is in the lace production; it is also the island of the Venetian painters).
The Carnival of Venice is the annual festival held in Venice and visited by thousands of spectators every year.
The town is one of the most visited places in the world all the year round. It attracts millions of people annually with its unique atmosphere, historic, art and architectural heritage and splendid cuisine.
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