TOUR Venice - Highlights from St. Mark's Square to Rialto (aired on Saturday Feb. 27th, 2021)
Meet at the Bridge of Sighs, see the Palace of the Prisons, the Doge’s Palace, admire the magnificent St Mark’s Square, then explore the Merchants’ Street and its alleyways. We view the Rialto Bridge and cross together to end up at the Vegetable and Fish Market area.
FUN FACT#1: Did you know that Venice welcomes on average 30 million guests every year which means there are around 80000 people in the city every day! Nowadays Venice has a population of 50000.
FUN FACT#2: Did you know that the first 'fork' arrives in Venice with the Byzatin princess Maria Argyropoulaina in the year 1003?