A 900-Year-Old Taboo Meet Venice's First Gondoliera

For hundreds of years, only men were to be found piloting gondolas through the canals of Venice. But now, Giorgia Boscolo has broken the taboo. The tourists love her, but many of her male colleagues aren't as supportive.

Photo Gallery: A Woman Navigates the Canals

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