La Spezia - From Via Alessandro Manzoni, Italy

La Spezia - From Via Alessandro Manzoni, Italy
La Spezia - From Via Alessandro Manzoni, Italy
Venice, Italy, is one of Europe's most romantic cities, known for its winding canals, ornate architecture and bridges, as well as its iconic gondolas. It was historically the capital of the Republic of Venice, and today is renowned for being a cultural and artistic hub. Must-see attractions in Venice include the Piazza San Marco, the Doge's Palace, the Bridge of Sighs, St Mark's Basilica and its various canals and lagoons. Visitors can also enjoy a romantic gondola ride or explore the enchanting narrow side-streets, popularly referred to as calli. Other attractions include the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, the Accademia Gallery and Murano, a nearby island known for its glass art.