In Venice Reflections on the Water Are Strange and Comforting

In a city overrun by tourists, photographer Jodi Cobb discovered bizarre new worlds. When confronted with the limits of the known world, a 16th-century European cartographer inscribed the warning “Here Be Dragons” on a small copper globe. Beware: What lies beyond is unexplored and perilous.

This story appears in the March 2019 issue of National Geographic magazine.

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