Residents and tourists navigate the Italian city’s plazas and narrow streets as high tide hits the sixth-highest level since 1872, when records began being kept.
Nov. 11, 2012 People sit at the table of a bar in a flooded St. Mark's Square in Venice. High tides have flooded the northern Italian city, leading Venetians and tourists to don high boots and use wooden walkways to cross the popular square and other areas under water. Flooding is common this time of year. Luigi Costantini/AP Buy Photo