Ponte di Rialto

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Ponte di Rialto information

Venice , Italy
Getting there
Ferry: Rialto-Mercato
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A superb feat of engineering, Antonio da Ponte’s 1592 Istrian stone span cost 250,000 gold ducats to construct. When crowds of shutterbugs clear out around sunset, the bridge's south side offers a romantic view of black gondolas pulling up to golden Grand Canal palazzi at striped moorings.