January 8, 2015

San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice

Photograph by Jim Richardson, National Geographic

San Giorgio Maggiore, one of the islands of Venice, serves as a backdrop for a row of gondolas at rest. The island is home to the Church of San Giorgio Maggiore, an open-air amphitheater, and an arts center.

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