History According to the story, Venice was born a lot of years ago (on April 25, 421 BC). People lived in a big area called Venice.
The city of the Romans is called Rome
Venice is a lagoon. Lot of water and islands together are called Venice. People in Venice go to school and to work by boat.
Boat (Gondola) in Venice:
Typical Ship (vaporetto) in Venice:
Mr Marco Polo lived in Venice and travelled a lot. He wrote a book called â€œIl Milioneâ€? about his journeys.
Mr Marco Polo
Marco Polo walked along all this way
Venice became known as the "Queen of the Adriatic".
How about Venice? Venice is a city unique, just think about how it was built.
Piazza San Marco
The lion of Piazza San Marco.
Venice is built on an immense forest of trees toppled. The Venetians operated in a relatively simple way.
The piles driven into the mud became so strong and cemented together to be kept in good condition for centuries.
Do you know what happens every February in Venice?