Venice without the crowds

Venice is normally a crowded place, and that is how most people know it. What most people don’t realise, however, is that important elements of Venice and its history are actually outside the city, in the surrounding lagoon.

The Venetian Lagoon

Poveglia – a photo gallery from the island

A photo gallery of some of the many photos I have from the island of Poveglia in the Venetian lagoon.

Boats and boating Lazzaretti The Venetian Lagoon

Poveglia – more than ghost stories

The island of Poveglia is now famous for ghost stories made up by American television. However, there’s a lot more to say about the island than fictitious stories of ghosts and crazy doctors.