Day 7: Hello Venice

The forest sector’s contribution to sustainability of the built environment in Alpine Europe

Destination: Venice, Italy

FERRY TO VENICE

In early morning, we dragged our luggage to have a ferry to Venice.


“The crossing operates up to 1 times each week with sailing durations from around 2 hours 30 minutes.” (http://www.directferries.com/piran_venice_ferry.htm)
VENICE CITY WALKING TOUR

We started the tour with a brief lecture about wooden roof in our accommodation.


Then we walked along the canal to a church in Redentore, not far from our accommodation.

The church is called “Non Basilica del Santissimo  (English: Church of the Most Holy Redeemer), commonly known as Il Redentore. It is a 16th-century Roman Catholic church”(https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Il_Redentore).


After Il Redentore, we went to another church, called St Stefano.

“The Chiesa di Santo Stefano (Church of St. Stephen) is a large church at the northern end of the Campo Santo Stefano in Venice. It was founded in the 13th century, rebuilt in the 14th century and altered again early…

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