If you love to travel around the world and want to spend your weekend somewhere quiet, then you should better read one of these following facts about Venice, Italy. Travelling to Italy and visiting Venice will be your first destination to spend your holiday this season. As you know, Venice is a city in northeastern Italy sited on a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges. Located in the marshy Venetian Lagoon which stretches along the shoreline, between the mouths of Po and Piave Rivers. To get to know more about this city, here are some facts about Venice you may like.
Facts about Venice 1: Tourism
Venice is one of the most important tourist destinations in the world for its celebration of art and architecture. The city has an average of 50,000 tourists a day (2007 estimate). In 2006, it was the world’s 28th most internationally visited city, with 2.927 million international arrivals that year. Finally, people regard it as one of the world’s most beautiful cities.