Events

The Venice Marathon is a marathon that takes place every year in October, usually the fourth Sunday of the month, starting in Stra and finishing in Venice (42 km)....

The Historical Regatta is the main event in the annual "Voga alla Veneta" rowing calendar, unique sport that has been practised in the Venetian lagoon for thousands of years....

Between 1575 and 1577 Venice was hit by the most terrible plague after the one happened in 1348. Around 50000 people died. They were about one third of the venetian...