Author Topic: Venice tourists could be fined over $500 for sitting down in public places  (Read 2250 times)

Offline Host Mike

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"Venice tourists may be subject to a new no sitting rule.  The city's mayor, Luigi Brugnaro, has proposed a fine of up to 500 euros (or about $588) for anyone who sits or lays down in an undesignated spot, according to CNN and the Guardian."

https://www.usatoday.com/story/travel/destinations/2018/09/22/venice-tourists-could-fined-588-sitting-down-public-places/1394227002/



Offline RichC

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Re: Venice tourists could be fined over $500 for sitting down in public places
« Reply #1 on: September 24, 2018, 05:25:41 PM »
They're not exactly tourist friendly.  >:(

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Re: Venice tourists could be fined over $500 for sitting down in public places
« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2018, 05:24:24 AM »
I guess they will have a new force of squatting cops.