In pictures: Venice Carnival's finest costumes

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In pictures: Venice Carnival's finest costumes

The 2018 Venice carnival kicked off with a procession of boats and gondolas, January 28

The Venice Carnival ends Tuesday, February 13. The 2018 edition saw restrictions on the number of tourists heading to the famous Piazza San Marco, and a drastic drop in water levels in the canals, sometimes leaving the city's legendary gondolas stranded. Here's a look at some of the sights from the 2018 edition of this famous annual event.