The Province of Venice is a province in the Veneto region of northern Italy. It consists out of 44 comuni and the province's capital is the famous city of Venice. The area is among the most romantic places in the world, thanks to the famous Venetian Lagoon. Venice is actually a group of small islands, characterized by beauty, charm and elegance. Many tourists visit Venice every year, either for the sandy beaches and seaside resorts, or for the outstanding Italian sights, including the bell tower and cathedral in Venice, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, the renowned Basilica of Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari and much more.
The city, situated in northeastern Italy, consists of a total of 118 small islands. This is another fact that makes it unique: Venice is basically a floating city with the islands linked to each other by canals and bridges. Being one of the places listed as a World Heritage Site because of its cultural and historical importance, Venice is a magnet for tourists who enjoy romantic gondola rides, guided tours to visit museums and exhibitions or are curious about what the Planetarium has to offer.
Venice is also the place where some famous people were born. Did you know that Antonio Vivaldi, the famous opera composer, was born here? The great lover, Casanova also originated from the city of Venice and so did Marco Polo, one of the great world explorers.
Many tourists compare the city to a real...