How to use Gondolas in a sentence
Both areas are reached by gondolas from either end of the village, which are in turn linked by a regular ski bus service.
They looked like hot-air balloonists ' gondolas and burned brilliantly because they were usually impregnated with years ' worth of factory grease and oil.
As such, it uses chairlifts, surface lifts and gondolas to transport skiers to various parts of the mountain.
As its name implies, the heli skiing terrain is accessed by helicopter, as opposed to chairlifts or gondolas.
The characteristic conveyances on the canals of Venice - which take the place of cabs in other cities - are the gondolas, flat-bottomed boats, some 3 o ft.Advertisement
There is a low cabin (felze) for passengers; the ordinary gondolas can take four or six persons, and larger ones (barca or battello) take eight.
Gondolas are mentioned as far back as 1094, and, prior to a sumptuary edict passed by the great council in the 16th century, making black their compulsory colour, they were very different in appearance from now.