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Pictures & photos of the Grand Canal, Venice Italy. Venice is divided into two halves by The Grand Canal which snakes in an s shape through the centre of the city. With an average depth of 5 Mts. (16 ft) the Grand Canal was deep enough for trading ships to moor outside the 170 Venetian merchants palaces that line the canal on both side. The Venetian merchants spent vast amounts to decorate their palaces along the Grand Canal to show their wealth & success as great traders with the...
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