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"St. Mark's Square" Piazza San Marco & Basilica San Marco Tip by Goner

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Favorite thing: At the beginning of the 9th century, the Venetians built their Ducal castle and later their Basilica, the piazza was much smaller, squeezed between the facade of the church and a canal, At the end of the 12th century, the church of St. Mark’s was enlarged, the Ducal Palace was turned into a "palacio".

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  • Updated Mar 21, 2003
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