A report on Venice and Veneto

Grand Canal from Rialto to Ca'Foscari
Venice, the primary tourist destination and the capital of Veneto
Venice in autumn, with the Rialto Bridge in the background
Lake Alleghe near Belluno
Venice view from the Bridge Priuli a Santa Sofia, to the Bridge de le Vele
Cortina d'Ampezzo
Gondola Punta and Basilica Salute
The Piave River
St Mark's Basilica houses the relics of St Mark the Evangelist
The Venetian Lagoon at sunset
The Doge's Palace, the former residence of the Doge of Venice
Relief map of Veneto
The Republic of Venice and its colonial empire Stato da Màr.
The Adige in Verona
Piazza San Marco in Venice, with St. Mark's Campanile.
The Tetrarchs were the four co-rulers who governed the Roman Empire as long as Diocletian's reform lasted. Here they are portrayed embracing, in a posture of harmony, in a porphyry sculpture dating from the 4th century, produced in Anatolia, located today on a corner of St Mark's Basilica in Venice.
View of San Giorgio Maggiore Island from St. Mark's Campanile.
The Horses of Saint Mark, brought as loot from Constantinople in 1204.
Monument to Bartolomeo Colleoni (1400-1475), captain-general of the Republic of Venice from 1455 to 1475.
An 18th-century view of Venice by Canaletto.
The Fra Mauro Map of the world. The map was made around 1450 and depicts Asia, Africa and Europe.
The 13th-century Castel Brando in Cison di Valmarino, Treviso.
View of San Marco basin in 1697.
Veneto's provinces.
Venice viewed from the International Space Station
St Mark's Basilica, the seat of the Patriarch of Venice.
Venice and surroundings in false colour, from Terra. The picture is oriented with North at the top.
The Punta San Vigilio on the Lake Garda
Piazza San Marco under water in 2007
Kiss of Judas by Giotto, in Padua.
Acqua alta ("high water") in Venice, 2008
Giorgione's The Tempest.
Like Murano, Burano is also a tourist destination, usually reached via vaporetto
The Prato della Valle in Padua, a work of Italian Renaissance architecture.
The beach of Lido di Venezia
Villa Cornaro.
Bridge of Sighs, one of the most visited sites in the city
Antonio Canova's Psyche Revived by Love's Kiss.
Venetian Arsenal houses the Naval Historical Museum
The Church of Santa Maria della Salute in Venice
Piazzetta San Marco with Doge's Palace on the left and the columns of the Lion of Venice and St. Theodore in the center.
A Golden bottle of Prosecco
Gondolas share the waterway with other types of craft (including the vaporetti)
Asiago cheese and crackers
Cleaning of canals in the late 1990s.
A slice of tiramisù
Gondoliers on the Grand Canal
Antonio Salieri
Venice Guggenheim Museum.
Antonio Vivaldi
Cruise ships access the port of Venice through the Giudecca Canal.
Teatro La Fenice
Cruise ship and gondolas in the Bacino San Marco
The Arena of Verona
Aerial view of Venice including the Ponte della Libertà bridge to the mainland.
Teatro Salieri
Giudecca Canal. View from St Mark's Campanile.
Villa Barbaro
Sandolo in a picture of Paolo Monti of 1965. Fondo Paolo Monti, BEIC.
The Villa Capra "La Rotonda"
P & O steamer, circa 1870.
Villa Badoer
Rialto Bridge
Villa Malcontenta
Vaporetti on the Grand Canal
Villa Pisani (Bagnolo)
The Venice Santa Lucia station
The mount Antelao
Cruise ships at the passenger terminal in the Port of Venice (Venezia Terminal Passeggeri)
Lastoi de Formin (Cadore)
Marco Polo International Airport (Aeroporto di Venezia Marco Polo)
The start of Strada delle 52 Gallerie
Ca' Foscari University of Venice
A trait that shows the structure of the Calà del Sasso
The Travels of Marco Polo.
The Santa Maria della Salute
An 18th-century view of Venice by Venetian artist Canaletto.
The Palazzo Cavalli-Franchetti is an example of Venetian Gothic architecture alongside the Grand Canal.
The Ca' d'Oro.
Palazzo Dandolo.
The Baroque Ca' Rezzonico.
Murano glass chandelier Ca' Rezzonico
A Venetian glass goblet
La Fenice operahouse in the city.
The Venice Film Festival is the oldest film festival in the world and one of the most prestigious and publicized.
Francesco Guardi's Regatta in Venice, Guardi was a member of the Venetian School.
The Morning Chocolate, by Pietro Longhi. Hot chocolate was a fashionable drink in Venice during the 1770s and 1780s.
Luxury shops and boutiques along the Rialto Bridge.
The Doge Andrea Gritti, reigned 1523–1538, portrait by Titian.
Carlo Goldoni, the most notable name in Italian theatre.
The explorer Sebastian Cabot.
thumb|The Grand Canal in Venice from Palazzo Flangini to Campo San Marcuola, Canaletto, circa 1738, J. Paul Getty Museum.
thumb|Francesco Guardi, The Grand Canal, circa 1760 (Art Institute of Chicago)
thumb|Morning Impression along a Canal in Venice, Veneto, Italy by Rafail Levitsky (1896)
thumb|View from the Bridge of Sighs (2017)
The whole comune (red) in the Metropolitan City of Venice
Ca' Loredan is Venice's City Hall
Palazzo Corner is the seat of the Metropolitan City of Venice
Palazzo Ferro Fini is the seat of the Regional Council of Veneto
People Mover in Venice
A map of the waterbus routes in Venezia
Bus in Mestre
Tram in Venice leaving Piazzale Roma
Iconic Della Salute by UK based Artist Raouf Oderuth

Venice (Venezia ; Venesia or Venexia ) is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region.

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The region's capital is Venice while the biggest city is Verona.

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Regional Council of Veneto

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The Regional Council of Veneto (Consiglio Regionale del Veneto) is the regional parliament of Veneto.

The Council, which has its seat at Palazzo Ferro Fini, located along the Grand Canal in Venice.

A bottle of Prosecco di Conegliano spumante extra dry and a glass of Prosecco frizzante, which stops forming bubbles soon after it is poured.


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A bottle of Prosecco di Conegliano spumante extra dry and a glass of Prosecco frizzante, which stops forming bubbles soon after it is poured.
The cover of the book Il Roccolo Ditirambo (1754) containing for the first time the exact word Prosecco.
The poem where the term Prosecco appears for the first time within Il Roccolo Ditirambo (1754).
Vineyards in the Prosecco region of origin (UNESCO)
Glera grapes on the vine in the Prosecco zone, pre-veraison.
Bottle of Prosecco showing the DOC designation on the label.
Prosecco valley, UNESCO World Heritage Site
Cheap Prosecco is also sold in cans.

Prosecco (Italian: ) is an Italian DOC or DOCG white wine produced in a large area spanning nine provinces in the Veneto and Friuli Venezia Giulia regions, and named after the village of Prosecco which is in the province of Trieste, Italy.

The method of vinification, the true distinguishing feature of the original Prosecco, spread first in Gorizia, then – through Venice – in Dalmatia, Vicenza and Treviso.

Possible self-portrait, attributed to Lorenzo Lotto, 1540s, Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum.

Lorenzo Lotto

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Lorenzo Lotto (c.

Lorenzo Lotto (c.

Possible self-portrait, attributed to Lorenzo Lotto, 1540s, Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum.
Madonna of the Rosary (1539), oil on canvas.
The Adoration of the Child, (c. 1508), oil on panel.
Martyrdom of St. Claire (1524), fresco.
Portrait of a Young Man (1526).
Portrait of Andrea Odoni (1527), Royal Collection
Venetian Woman in the Guise of Lucretia (1533).
Venus and Cupid, 1530, Metropolitan Museum of Art
Brother Gregorio Belo of Vicenza ,1547, Metropolitan Museum of Art
Intarsia of the choir of Santa Maria Maggiore, Bergamo, 1524-1531
Students from Duke University view Lotto's Allegory of Virtue and Vice at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

Born in Venice, he worked in Treviso (1503–1506); in the Marches (1506–1508); in Rome (1508–1510); in Bergamo (1513–1525); in Venice (1525–1549); in Ancona (1549), and finally, as a Franciscan lay brother, in Loreto (1549–1556).

Asolo Altarpiece (1506). Cathedral of Asolo, Veneto

La Fenice

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Facade of La Fenice in 2007
Interior of first theatre, 1829
Interior of La Fenice in 1837
Interior of La Fenice in 2015
Detail of the decoration
Part of the Foyer of La Fenice
La Fenice Opera House from the stage
La Fenice Opera House, The Royal Box
The Sala Ammannati is a part of the Sale Apollinee at La Fenice Opera House in Venice
The Sala Grande or ballroom is the main room of the five Sale Apollinee, lit by three windows in the middle of the entrance facade

Teatro La Fenice (, "The Phoenix") is an opera house in Venice, Italy.

The imperial loggia finally became the royal box in 1866 with the Veneto entrance into the Kingdom of Italy.