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A Sensible Solution...... the problem of taking cruise "ships" into Venice, avoiding crashing into the dock and polluting the lagoon with human turds:

A (smaller) cruise "ship" than this caused huge damage to itself and the dock and could easily have killed people. Il Piccolo has this picture today of one which has been diverted to the maritime station in Trieste. Carrying several thousand passengers and crew, all of whom defecate daily, the problem of the pollution of the lagoon is one the owners prefer to ignore.

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It's Toosday; this must be Venice:

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The KONIGSDAM is the latest cruise ship to moor at the maritime station. Il Piccolo says the passengers are to tour Trieste and Slovenia: