St. Mark’s Square

Feeding Pigeons in Venice, Banned! Is it a Real Problem?

May 14, 2008 / 1 Comment

With just a hand full of birdseed every Venice tourist in the historic St. Mark's Square is able to gather around an avalanche of pigeons. photo by Dimitry B Vendors in the area used to sell corn to visitors which enjoyed what seemed to be the most entertaining activities in the plaza. They are now out of jobs, because a municipal ordinance ...