All up and down the Grand Canal you'll see them, ready and waiting for passengers.
They are long and sleek, glossy black ambassadors of the city of Venice.
Thirty-six feel long (give or take), asymmetric, and each built by hand,
there is nothing in the world quite like a Venetian gondola.
This photo was shot at the servizio across from the railway station.
More photos from that sequence can be seen in the post"
"Servizio Gondola Ferrovia".