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"Where the Locals park their Boat" Venice Local Custom Tip by sue_stone

Venice Local Customs: 336 reviews and 615 photos

  Venice garage
by sue_stone
 
 

So when you live in a city built on islands you don't drive a car, you drive a boat, right. And when you come home in your boat, where do you park it....why, in the garage of course!

Take a look at this photo - it is a boat garage that I came across whilst wandering around Venice one day.

I guess the straps are lowered, the boat glides in and then it is raised up out of the water - ingenious!

Anyone know more about it? Let me know.

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  • Written Apr 13, 2005
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