Category Archives: Venice

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 #222: Must have experiences in Venice

Listen to “Top 5 experiences to have in Venice” on Spreaker. Venice is a city like no other, with every canal, every bridge, and every cobblestone alleyway telling a tale of centuries past. This floating masterpiece truly is a treasure trove of experiences waiting to be discovered. From the mesmerizing sensation of arriving by boat, […]

How to Buy Tickets for the Doge’s Palace Venice

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The Doge’s Palace, or Palazzo Ducale, is beside the gorgeous Grand Canal in the Piazza San Marco. This landmark is undoubtedly one of Venice’s historical treasures. The impressive structure once housed the Venetian government and is an incredible showcase of Gothic Architecture in Italy. It’s no surprise that Doge’s Palace sees over a million visitors […]

Episode #208: Introducing the Amazing Artisans of Venice

Listen to “Introducing the Amazing Artisans of Venice” on Spreaker. Venice has always been a treasure trove of artisans whose skilled hands have woven the fabric of tradition for centuries. From the elaborate mask makers, the gold and glass jewelry makers to the leather, wood and print workers, these artisans embody the essence of Venetian […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]