Venice – Gondalas on the Grand Canal

The gondola is a common, flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boat, effectively suited to the problems of the Venetian Lagoon. For centuries gondolas ended up the chief implies of transportation and most frequent watercraft inside Venice. In modern day times the iconic boats however have a job in public transport in the city, serving as traghetti (ferries) over the Grand Canal. They are also used in special regattas (rowing races) held among gondoliers. It is similar to punting, besides it utilizes an oar to propel it as an alternative of a pole….

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