Poveglia Island — The Island of the Dead

Home to the dead bodies in the Bubonic Plague, the Poveglia Island is located between Venice and Lido in the Venetian Lagoo, northern Italy. The scary island is divided into two separate parts by a canal. The island first appears in the historical records in 421, and in 1776 the island was used to separate … Continue reading Poveglia Island — The Island of the Dead