Tuesday, July 13, 2021
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Cruise Ships

Italy Officially Bans Large Cruise Ships from Venice Lagoon

By Angelo Amante, Giuseppe Fonte and Gavin Jones ROME, July 13 (Reuters) – Italy on Tuesday banned cruise liners from Venice lagoon to defend its ecosystem and heritage, moving to end years...

July 13, 2021
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Thursday, April 1, 2021
cruise ship in venice
Cruise Ships

Italy Approves New Decree to Keep Cruise Ships Out of Venice Lagoon

By Angelo Amante ROME, April 1 (Reuters) – Italy’s government has ruled that large cruise ships and container vessels must not pass close to Venice’s historic center and should instead...

April 1, 2021
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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Watch: Large Cruise Ship Close Call in Venice Canal – Updated with AIS

A hair-raising video from over the weekend shows the Costa Deliziosa cruise ship nearly crash* during a storm in Venice’s Grand Canal on Sunday. As you can see from the...

July 10, 2019
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Monday, June 24, 2019
MSC Magnifica cruise ship passes in the Giudecca Canal in Venice
Maritime News

Italian Conservation Group Calls for Venice Cruise Ban

By Philip Pullella ROME, June 24 (Reuters) – Venice should be put on the United Nations’ list of endangered cities and cruise ships should be banned from its fragile lagoon...

June 24, 2019
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