Venice is a city in northeastern Italy. It is acomprized of a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges. Venice is renowned for the beauty of its location, its architecture and its artworks. The city is listed as a World Heritage Site. Venice is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. The city welcomes around 50,000 tourists a day. It is regarded as one of the world's most beautiful cities.