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Venice, Italy
St. Mark's Basilica
Creative Commons AttributionSt. Mark's Basilica - Credit: xiquinhosilva, Flickr


Charles and Sebastian visit Lord Marchmain in Venice, a city in northern Italy, famous for its canals. It is situated in the Venetian Lagoon and spreads over 117 small islands.




Interior of Florian's
Creative Commons AttributionInterior of Florian's - Credit: karlkp, Wikimedia Commons
Colleoni Statue
Creative Commons AttributionColleoni Statue - Credit: TracyElaine, Flickr

There are references in the text to the Lido, Venice's fashionable beach area, and to various landmarks in the city: St. Mark's Basilica; the Colleoni statue; and Florian's coffee shop.