Venice celebrates its liberation from Austria with a beautiful gondola parade on the canals.
Intertitle: "City of Gondolas celebrates anniversary of liberation from Austria".
Scenic L/S of lots of Gondolas on the Grand Canal with cathedral (St. Marks?) in the distance. M/S of a large gondola decorated with flowers and statuettes of cherubs, men in period costumed row. M/S of another gondola decorated with foliage and fruit. M/S of a Romanesque style gondola with columns and men in costume. M/S of gondolas rowed by teams of men in period costume coming under the Bridge of Sighs. M/S of the decorated gondolas with men in costumes - mainly period, from a variety of eras.