Floodgates in Venice Work in First Major Test

The fiercely contested floodgate system was used to stop a high tide from flooding Venice’s fragile streets. The system held, but will it work as the climate worsens?

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Venice Tourism May Never Be the Same After Covid. That Might Be a Good Thing.

The pandemic crushed the tourism industry in Venice and other overtouristed cities. But many see this as an opportunity to rethink a “tourism monoculture.”

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