Gondolier despairs as tourists spend ride glaring at phones instead of Venice’s splendour

Gondolier despairs as tourists spend ride glaring at phones instead of Venice’s splendour

Taking a gondola ride through the canals of Venice is something most people can only dream of, and it doesn’t come cheap.

Outrage over ‘peeing gondolier’ in Venice

Outrage over ‘peeing gondolier’ in Venice

Becoming a gondolier: The long journey to riding Venice’s waterways

Becoming a gondolier: The long journey to riding Venice’s waterways

Venice’s gondolas ‘to get GPS and number plates’

Venice’s gondolas ‘to get GPS and number plates’

Venice makeover looms after gondola death

Venice makeover looms after gondola death

Gondolier union protests after tourist death

Gondolier union protests after tourist death