The great majority of tourists, who are hastily visiting Venice, think that all boats in the canals are gondole. On the contrary there is a variety of different boats cruising the Laguna. Each boat has gradually evolved, in order to suit a specific requirement, so to become an unicum.
The text and images, unless otherwise indicated, are by Gilberto
The forcole were made by Saverio Pastor and photographed by Sergio Sutto.
The gondolier is Pierluigi Pilla.