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Sacca Fisola is an artificial island in the Venetian Lagoon. It is a largely modern residential area.

Sacca Fisola
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View from the north
Sacca Fisola is located in Venetian Lagoon
Sacca Fisola
Sacca Fisola
Geography
Coordinates45°25′39″N 12°18′54″E / 45.427612°N 12.31498°E / 45.427612; 12.31498Coordinates: 45°25′39″N 12°18′54″E / 45.427612°N 12.31498°E / 45.427612; 12.31498
Adjacent bodies of waterVenetian Lagoon
Administration
RegionVeneto
ProvinceProvince of Venice

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GeographyEdit

Sacca Fisola lies at the western end of the Giudecca - to which it is connected by bridge - and north of Sacca San Biagio. It is home to a public swimming pool.

Festivals and eventsEdit

The island has a weekly Thursday market.

DemographicsEdit

It has a reputation for the Communist leanings of its voting-age population.[1]

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