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    • San Martin's day, the favorite tradition of Venice's children
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    • Ever wondered how Murano glass is made? Here's a complete answer.
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    • Everything you ever wanted to know about the authentic venetian food
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    • Ponte di Rialto, or Rialto Bridge, in Venice, Italy, shot from the Canal Grande
      How to create and run the longest-lived form of government ever: the case of the Republic of Venice.
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    • The Festa della Madonna della Salute on the 21st of November is a religious day but also an official holiday of the city.
      La Festa della Salute, the day Venice celebrates the end of a tragic plague
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    • The sighs you didn't know the bridge of sighs, in Venice, was really about
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    • An insider take on what acqua alta in Venice, Italy, really is
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    • Forte di Sant'Andrea, saved for now
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    • Everything you need to know about La Festa della Sensa, the day Venice celebrates its union with the sea
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    • More authentic shops close doors in Venice, but YOU can help!
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    • Why tourism in Venice is doing more harm than good and what we can do about it
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    • Children retrieving their football from a canal in Venice, Italy
      These might be the most common childhood memories of Venetian kids. Since generations.
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