Venetians are famous in the rest of Italy for their maxims which often give a flavour of what it’s like to live in the city. Discover what this maxim tells you about living in the city and particularly about the bridges and stairs which are a feature of every Venetian’s day.
Like all Italian cities and regions, Venice and the Veneto have a very distinctive traditional cuisine. Mirroring the city’s history and development it has elements from land and sea augmented with innovative ingredients introduced from distant lands over the centuries.
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