Good News: Venice Famous Bookshop Survived from Floods πŸ‘

This week's deluge proved too much even for one famous Venice bookstore which had resigned itself to constant flooding, keeping its books inside bathtubs and boats!

Tourists evacuate Venice as Flooding Covered the 85% of the City

Venice was underwater yesterday as violent storms swept across Italy. More than 85% of Venice was flooded, including the historic St Mark’s basilica.

90% of Venice is still Flooded – Waves in St Mark square, The highest...

Two people have died as the highest water levels for more than 50 years caused hundreds of millions of euros of possibly irreparable damage in Venice!

Venice Flooding causes Damages to St Mark’s Basilica Cathedral

Floors and mosaics of Venice landmark damaged by saltwater.

Venice Flooding – Man Swims in St Mark’s Square (VIDEO)

A man has gone for a swim in St Mark's Square in Venice, as the beautiful Italian city was hit by the highest tide (Aqua Alta) in 50 years.

❀️ Pray for Venice πŸ™ Worst Floods ever – Disaster declared

City officials said the tide peaked at 6.14ft at 10.50 pm, just short of the record 6.4ft set in 1966. The city’s mayor, Luigi Brugnaro, declared a state of disaster!

87% of Venice is UnderWater (Dramatic night) – 2 people Dead

The acqua alta in Venice came worryingly close last night to reach levels last seen during the great flood of 1966, and waters are reportedly rising again.

Italy battered by Storms, Floods and Tornadoes

Heavy rain, hail, thunderstorms, and winds of more than 180 kilometers per hour hit many parts of southern Italy on Tuesday.

Winds with 190km/h blows in South Italy – Hurricane Category 3

Bad weather, the Mediterranean Cyclone has been beating Italy for 24 hours: impressive data, rain and wind typical of a 3rd category hurricane!

The 57% of Venice is Flooded, 12/11/2019 – VIDEO+PHOTOS

Tourists and Venetians alike have donned high boots and taken to temporary raised walkways to slosh through the high water that has hit much of the lagoon city.