Acqua Alta Is Back In Venice And It's As Pretty As Ever

Acqua Alta Is Back In Venice And It's As Pretty As Ever
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Every now and again (but really in the fall and winter), heavy rains, high winds and bizarro tides couple up to create Acqua Alta, which is a pain in the neck for tourists and locals alike but is really cool to look at from afar. (So good thing you're afar.)

Tourists go a-wading through famous St. Mark's Square and take pictures of the beautiful city of canals all water logged.

Herewith, some examples:

So, St. Mark's Square is basically a mess.
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People just chillin' in the cold and the rain.

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Canals!

Acqua Alta in its previous iterations:

Acqua Alta in Venice, Italy

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