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Dream of Winter Gondola, Philippe Starck’s Modern Take on the Traditional Boat
Dream of Winter Gondola, Philippe Starck’s Modern Take on the Traditional Boat

25 Sep 2021, 04:00 UTC / The prolific designer takes on one “of the most complex boats in the world” to bring it into the future and render it fit for all-year activity

 
Venice Gondolas Will Carry Fewer Passengers Because Tourists Are Getting Fatter
Venice Gondolas Will Carry Fewer Passengers Because Tourists Are Getting Fatter

22 Jul 2020, 04:33 UTC / Gondoliers limit the number of tourists on gondolas to five and 12, respectively, and defend the move by saying boats are at a risk of sinking otherwise