"Campanile di San Marco - the Ranieri brothers." Venice Tourist Trap Tip by Jerelis
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Once we were down at the Piazza again we had a view at the clock, which shows the hours in Roman numerals, the phases of the moon and the Zodiac. It also gives indications to sailors about the tides and which months are more favorable for sailing.
Finally we learned that the Serenissima gave a large reward to the Ranieri brothers who constructed the clock tower, but legend has it that later their eyes were removed in order to keep them from repeating such a wonder.
09:30 - 16:30
Piazza San Marco
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