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Start your self-drive holiday in Italy with Venice as your first stop. Venice Marco Polo Airport is an international airport serving flights to and from across the globe. It is one of the busiest airports in Italy due to the high demand in travelling to the beautiful city of Venice. Currently, it has several flights to European destinations such as Athens, Berlin, Brussels, and London, to name a few and also occasional long-haul flights to to places like New York, Doha and Philadelphia among others.
Venice is definitely a top tourist destination in the world. It is a city in the northeastern Italy and is a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges. The city has earned several nicknames through the years such as La Dominante, Serenissima, Queen of the Adriatic, City of Water, City of Masks, City of Bridges, and has been described as being one of Europe’s most romantic cities.
Tourism is very important in Venice. Celebrated for its art and architecture, thousands of tourists swarm per year and has an average of 50,000 tourists per day. The Carnival of Venice is an annual festival which is celebrated by people wearing elaborate costumes and donning on beautiful masks. The la maschera piu bella (translated as the most beautiful mask) is a contest judged and placed at the last weekend of the carnival. It is judged by internationally-acclaimed costume and fashion designers.
Venice is also famous for attractions and landmarks such as St Mark’s Basilica which is the cathedral church of Venice and also the most famous example of Italo-Byzantine architecture. Other landmarks include the Grand Canal, the Piazza San marco and the Lido di Venezia.