HOTELS, RESTAURANTS, SHOPPING, ARTS AND EVENTS IN VENICE & VENETO

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Gondolas & Gondoliers, Now & Then

Gondolas & Gondoliers, Now & Then

We spoke to two gondoliers from two generations who share a family passion...

Hidden Venice

Hidden Venice

Secrets and curiosities of Venice, off the beaten track...

Legends and Curiosities around Campo Santo Stefano

Legends and Curiosities around Campo Santo Stefano

Tales and mysteries pervade every corner of the lagoon city...

Bacaro tour… also in Treviso

Bacaro tour… also in Treviso

A simple guide to cocktail hours with platters of cold cuts and cicchetti.

The no-pizza & pasta guide to food in Venice

The no-pizza & pasta guide to food in Venice

After a few days in Venice you’ve eaten more pizza, pasta and polenta than you’ve had in your whole life...

The Islands of Venice: Murano, Burano & Torcello

The Islands of Venice: Murano, Burano & Torcello

Venice is not only the ‘big fish’ as seen from above, it also has a few younger sibling islands that gravitate around

A Guide to...Meatballs

A Guide to…Meatballs

Where to “far bàcara” - eat, drink and be merry Venetian style

The "Campo" is where it's at

The “Campo” is where it’s at

The church, the ring of the well, the bell tower (especially the bells), the prestigious...

Gastronomic Venice

Gastronomic Venice

To get to know the more interesting aspects of the Venetian gastronomy you'll have to subject yourself to a tour through the "bàcari" of Venice...

Beaches in the Veneto

Beaches in the Veneto

Only a short drive from the historical artistic centres in the Veneto (from Venice to Verona, from Padua to the Riviera del Brenta)...

Made in Venice: Arts & Crafts in the San Samuele Area

Made in Venice: Arts & Crafts in the San Samuele Area

Glass art, embroidery, lace, papier-mâché masks, Venetian flooring, fabrics, jewels…

Sagre in Venice

Sagre in Venice

It's time for the most popular, least touristy summer festivals

Shopping in Venice: the area of San Samuele

Shopping in Venice: the area of San Samuele

one could compare it to the district of the artists in Montmartre, Paris...

A Trip Around the Less Familiar Islands

A Trip Around the Less Familiar Islands

Not just Venice...

Slow Tourism: Discovering the Magic of the Lagoon

Slow Tourism: Discovering the Magic of the Lagoon

...part of a European project that aims to promote slow tourism.

Restaurants on the Road of the Prosecco  between  Valdobbiadene and Vittorio Veneto

Restaurants on the Road of the Prosecco between Valdobbiadene and Vittorio Veneto

The magnificent route of food and wine nearby Treviso.

Balancing on the waves - The history of the gondola

Balancing on the waves – The history of the gondola

Unlike any other city in the world, the symbol of Venice is a boat...

Lake Garda – Wine and Gastronomy

Lake Garda – Wine and Gastronomy

The Veneto shore of Garda Lake is one of the most important areas for wine production...

The oldest bacari in Venice

The oldest bacari in Venice

A guide to one of the institutions of the food and wine culture of the lagoon city.

Art & Design in Venice

Art & Design in Venice

Secrets and curiosities in San Samuele

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