Why Is Venice Underwater?

Dog in Venice Flood


Venice is considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Known for its layout featuring watery canals for streets, the uniquely striking city has always been a tourist destination for people who want to have the romance associated with spending time in a gondola with a sexy lover. 

But, it’s starting to look like that’s going to change. 

For the first time in history, people in Venice woke up to a horrific sight. Massive, record-breaking flooding all but destroyed major buildings and wreaked havoc in the lower levels of buildings throughout the area. People all over the country want to know: why is Venice, the floating city, underwater?