Crossing the temporary bridge built for the Festa del Redentore ?

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  • On the day of the Feast of the Most Holy Redeemer a bridge of barges is built connecting Giudecca island and Il Redentore to the rest of Venice.
  • Il Redentore (Chiesa del Santissimo Redentore), is a 16th-century Roman Catholic church designed by the architect Andrea Palladio and built to give thanks for the end of the terrible plague of 1576.
  • The Festa del Redentore is held the third Sunday of July.
  • The bridge starts on the Zattere, a wide waterfront promenade.
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