Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreign

Being a Tourist…

The profession of gondolier is controlled by a guild, which issues a limited number of licenses granted after periods of training and apprenticeship, and a major comprehensive exam which tests knowledge of Venetian history and landmarks, foreign language skills, and practical skills in handling the gondola typically necessary in the tight spaces of Venetian canals.

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2 responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Foreign

  1. Andrew, I hardly think of you as a tourists, you are very much a traveler.

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