VirtualTourist.com will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"Can You Avoid The Pidgeons in St Mark's Square" Piazza San Marco Tip by Mikebb

Piazza San Marco, Venice: 310 reviews and 516 photos

  How Popular Some People Are
by Mikebb
 
  • How Popular Some People Are - Venice
      How Popular Some People Are
    by Mikebb
  • Pidgeons on a Wet Day in St Mark's Square - Venice
      Pidgeons on a Wet Day in St Mark's Square
    by Mikebb
 

Whilst in St Mark's Square you must be very careful if you are eating your luch as the thousands of pidgeons want it more than you. We were there on a very wet day but the weather could not keep the tourists away , nor the pidgeons. For the unwary the ultimate "pidgeon attack" could be the strongest memory you have of Venice. We could not believe what we saw and photographed.

Address: St Mark's Square, Venice
Phone: +39 06 0427 40436

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Written May 8, 2006
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse

Comments (1)

  • Sep 22, 2013 at 4:23 AM

    Golly, I think that is the most Pigeons I have seen in one place! They sound like a nuisance!

Mikebb

“Enjoy every sight, every day”

Online Now

Male

Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 5 2
Forum Rank:
0 0 0 6 4

Have you been to Venice?

  Share Your Travels