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Long live the doge

Viva il doge – Long live the doge – the writing on the wall celebrating the election of Andrea Gritto as doge in april 1523

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An ancient game board in Venice

Every stone in Venice tells a story. Recently I stumbled upon a stone telling a story of gaming. It had incised a Nine men’s Morris game board

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The mysterious hooks of fortune at San Canciano

A bridge at San Canciano is called the “bridge of the hung and quartered”. Nearby hangs some hooks on the wall, but nobody knows what they were for.

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Fondamenta de la Tana

Fondamenta de la Tana and Rio de la Tana seem inconspicuous but the name reveals ancient trading connections to the Black Sea.

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Hidden History in plain sight – unseen Venice

A history walk around Venice, exploring the many messages from Venice of yore, often hidden in plain view.