Venice, one of the most beautiful city of Europe. The city is famous in all over the world, but here we tell you some more beautiful aspect of this city. But, before that know what the city is all about.
Venice is the capital of the Veneto region of northern Italy and it is built on over 100 small islands in a lagoon in the Adriatic Sea. The city does not have roads. It has canals lined with Renaissance and Gothic palaces. The has a red roof, which it has got from the central square, Piazza San Marco, that contains St. Mark’s Basilica and Campanile bell tower. St. Mark’s Basilica and Campanile bell tower are tiled with Byzantine mosaics and this offers red roof look of the city.
The other attractions of the place are
- Piazza San Marco
In English, it is known as St Mark’s Square. In Venice, this is the principal public square, and it is generally known just as la Piazza. And the other city’s urban spaces are called as Campi. This also common meeting place for people in the city.
- The Patriarchal Cathedral Basilica of Saint Mark
This place is commonly known as Saint Mark’s Basilica. It has a huge importance for people of Venice as it is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Venice, northern Italy.
- The Doge’s Palace
This is a palace which is built in Venetian Gothic style. It is also one of the main landmarks of Venice. It is wonderfully constructed palace and its architecture is mesmerizing.
- The Rialto Bridge
Has four bridges spanning the Grand Canal and Rialto it is the oldest among all. It connects the Sestieri of San Marco and San Polo,
- The Bridge of Sighs
This is the bridge in Venice, which is enclosed and it is made of white limestone. The bridge has windows created with stone bars, and it passes over the Rio Di Palazzo and connect it to the New Prison.