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Rialto Bridge, Venice, Italy

 
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evike14's pictureby evike14 Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 29th of September, 2010
The Rialto Bridge is exactly in the center of Venice, so you can feel safe when you see it, for you can't be lost there, especially because everyone knows it and you can just grab a cab to your hotel from there.

As its history goes, wooden bridges were built in the place where now the stone ponte (bridge) stands. They were all destroyed by fire so a stone bridge was built to hold the passersby and keep safe against fire.

It is a magnificent sight, with small souvenir shops and very many people.

Address:
Venice, Italy

Price:
Free.

Opening Hours:
Always available.

 
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