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Acqua alta, Venice. A photo essay

Between one exceptional tide and another, a casual visitor to Venice this week might not even notice the damage that water is doing to lives and livelihoods and property and morale. Because as always, Venetians have mobilised to keep things … Continue reading

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22 November 2013

    What a very strange autumn this is. In early October, we froze in driving rain in Ferrara. On November 22 we sat out on the Grand Canal-side terrace of the Gritti Palace in Venice, sunglasses firmly on as we … Continue reading

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