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October 2016

Some tips and information to live Venice as insiders

Venetian gondola: the meaning of its iron prow

venetian gondola

When you look at a ventian gondola, it is impossible not to notice the metal blade which is on the prow of the boat. Have you ever asked yourself why it is there? Is it functional or just a decoration? Does it have a symbolic meaning? If you are curious, thus follow us in our little trip into the mysterious and magical world of the fero da prora

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