Venice has been known as "La Dominante", "La Serenissima", "Queen of the Adriatic ", "City of Water", "City of Masks", "City of Bridges", "The Floating City", and "City of Canals". The lagoon and a part of the city are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Who is the mayor of Venice Italy?
The current Mayor of Venice is Luigi Brugnaro, a centre-right independent businessman who is currently serving his second term in office. The municipality of Venice is also subdivided into six administrative boroughs ( municipalità ). Each borough is governed by a council ( Consiglio) and a president, elected every five years.Where is Venice located?
The islands are in the shallow Venetian Lagoon, an enclosed bay lying between the mouths of the Po and the Piave rivers (more exactly between the Brenta and the Sile ). In 2020, 258,685 people resided in the Comune di Venezia, of whom around 55,000 live in the historical city of Venice ( centro storico ).When did Venice become the capital of Venice?
The city was historically the capital of the Republic of Venice for over a millennium, from 697 to 1797.