An Italian government committee a plan to direct all mega-cruise ships weighing more than 100,000 tonnes away from the Venice Grand Canal to the industrial port of Marghera.
Work on infrastructure will begin with a view to delivering the necessary infrastructure within four years, the italian Minister of Transport Graziano Delrio said on Tuesday.
The proposal is a compromise compared to the 2013 flat ban on mega cruise ships from accessing the Giudecca canal in front of Venice’s iconic St. Mar...
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