Venice’s St. Mark’s Square Inundated Again with Flooding and Ice

I love Venice but I am glad I am not there now as the city and visitors have to deal once again with flooding and this time with ice too.

Intrepid pedestrians navigate ice floes in Venice’s St. Mark’s Square – PhotoBlog.

The city is expecting hundreds of thousands of tourists this weekend for the grand celebration of Carnevale so hopefully by then everything will be back to normal.out these photos and video of what things looks like at St Mark’s Square and the Grand Canal.

About Margie Miklas

An award-winning author, Margie Miklas writes medical thrillers and travel memoirs about Italy, a place which has captured her passion for travel. She is also the creator and owner of the travel blog, Margie in Italy, and a contributing writer for an Italian-American newspaper. A retired critical-care nurse, she enjoys spending time with her family, including her three cats. Her favorite place is the beach, and she likes learning new computer skills, when she is not writing. A member of the Florida Writers Association, Margie makes her home in Florida.
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2 Responses to Venice’s St. Mark’s Square Inundated Again with Flooding and Ice

  1. Donna says:

    Yikes. What a mess. Hope it drains fast.


  2. Wow, disturbing and amazing. A beautiful place, but what a mess. In addition to my own memories of Venice, I always think of Marlena De Blasi’s “A Thousand Days in Venice” when looking at images of this romantic city.


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