Venice

Venice

Courtesy of NASA/GSFC/METI/ERSDAC/JAROS, and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team

http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/catalog/PIA03860


The city of Venice in northeastern Italy is built on 120 islands in a saltwater lagoon on the Adriatic Sea. Traffic in Venice moves by boat along its 177 canals or by foot on its 409 bridges. There are no cars within the city.