Category Archives: Venice

Episode #185: Venetian Cicchetti – A food lovers guide

Listen to “Venetian Cicchetti: As told by the Cicchetti Queen!” on Spreaker. A trip to Venice would not be complete without sampling some Cicchetti – the famous small bites you can order with a drink in the Osterias and Bacaris of the City of Canals. Unique to Venice, Cicchetti are best enjoyed with some delicious […]

Best Day Trips From Venice: Historic Cities, Wineries, and More

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Venice is a beautiful city of romantic intrigue, with its meandering canals, picturesque bridges, and iconic landmarks. It’s one of the most popular cities to visit in Italy, but what if you want to explore beyond the canals? You’re in luck, because Venice is an excellent base for many adventures in northern Italy. You can […]

3 Day Itinerary for Venice: Explore The Lagoon City

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The floating city of Venice is packed with a historical and architectural Renaissance flair that goes unmatched worldwide. And let’s not forget the main attractions like impressive art collections, bustling squares, famous bridges, and beautiful churches that you’ll find dotted across the city. There’s so much to see and do here; that’s why you’ll need […]

Episode #148: Dishes to try in the Lagoon city

  Venice’s cosmopolitan past and history of trade have shaped the cuisine of the lagoon city. A mix of traditional dishes alongside modern, innovative cooking – both using the unique ingredients that are found around its many islands, make for a unique Venetian dining scene. Not to mention the famous Cicchetti, where you can have […]

Best Hotels in Venice, Italy: Top 5 Star, Boutique and Luxury Hotels

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If you’re heading to the city built on water, you’re probably looking for accommodations near the top sights. This guide covers the best hotels in Venice, Italy, for a variety of tastes and budgets. With ever-moving water buses, spectacular Byzantine and Islamic architecture, and vibrant façades lining the canals, this city is a dream to […]

Where to Stay in Venice, Italy: Neighborhood and Area Guide

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The City of canals is known for its sparkling bodies of water, bridges, gondola rides, and festivals. It’s one of Italy’s most beautiful cities and popular tourist destinations. There are also so many great places to stay in Venice, all within walking distance from the nearest attractions.  You can stroll down the streets and admire […]