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September 12, 2023
Symbols of Venice: Decoding The Floating City
On the surface, Venice is beautiful -- but, thanks to the fact that the city is filled with...
August 28, 2023
Venice’s Acqua Alta: A High Tide Survival Guide
Learn how to survive flooding in Venice as a traveler and make the most of your...
August 07, 2023
Poveglia Island: All About Venice’s Haunted Island
Curious about the history of Poveglia Island? Explore the history of Italy's most haunted...
June 21, 2023
Burano Island: Ideal Day Trip from Venice
The island of Burano makes a fantastic day (or half-day) trip from Venice. If you have time to...
May 25, 2023
Summer in Venice: Festivals, Food, and Unforgettable Experiences
Summer in Venice can be a great time to visit, just make sure to plan...
May 18, 2023
5 Incredible Churches in Venice That Unlock the History of the Floating City
With over 130 churches in Venice, where should you start? Discover our top 5 picks....
April 27, 2023
6 Essential Venice Tips to Know Before You Visit the Floating City
Six top travel tips for visiting Venice, Italy -- from how to get around Venice to how to cut...
April 13, 2023
The Real Reason the Gondola is a Symbol of Venice & How to Take One
The history of the gondola in Venice, and Italy travel tips for how to get a Venetian gondola...
April 12, 2023
Top Italy Attractions: St. Mark’s Square in Venice
St. Mark’s Square in Venice was once called “The drawing room of Europe” and is truly...
April 11, 2023
Exploring the Grand Canal, Venice: Rialto Bridge, Palaces, Museums, & More
Check out the most important building to see along the Grand Canal in...
April 10, 2023
The Best Way to See the Islands of Venice (+ Glass Making & Wine Tasting)
Escape the crowds with a trip to Venice's lesser-visited...
March 27, 2023
The Black Death in Venice: Doctor Masks to Plague Columns
Discover scars of Venice's dark past all over the...
January 31, 2023
Top Museums in Venice: Explore History, See Great Art, & Navigate the Seas
The Floating City is home to hundreds of museums - if you only have a few days, don't miss...
January 18, 2023
The Bridge of Sighs in Venice: History, Architecture, Tips & More
All about of Bridge of Sighs in Venice: its history, the legend surrounding the bridge, and...
July 19, 2021
Visiting Venice On A Budget: What to Eat, See, and Do
Visiting Venice on a budget isn't an easy task but it is possible. Read our top tips for...
February 14, 2020
Literary Venice: 6 Beautiful Descriptions of Venice in Literature
Oh, Venice! Its name alone is enough to conjure images of a time gone by. But why stop...
October 16, 2019
The Best Restaurants for Vegans & Vegetarians in Venice
Once upon a time, being a vegetarian or vegan in Italy meant cheese-less pizza and awkward ordering...
October 01, 2019
Venice Coffee Culture: Guide to the Best Venetian Cafes
No nationality takes coffee as seriously as Italians do. Let’s be honest, you can’t go to Italy...
September 19, 2019
The top non-touristy things to do & see in Venice
When it comes to European destinations, Venice is instantly recognisable. You could show even...
May 19, 2016
The Best Day Trips from Venice: Ferrara, Sirmione, Verona, & More
With Venice as your base, the hidden gems of the Veneto region are yours for the...
March 30, 2016
How to Enjoy the Best Italian Wines in Rome, Venice & Florence
Here's everything you need to know in order to enjoy the best Italian...
March 01, 2016
How to Take A Day Trip From Venice to Verona
If you're staying in Venice a day trip is the perfect way to escape, change the scenery, and...
February 05, 2014
The Best Places to Celebrate Carnival in Italy (Beyond Venice!)
Here's a guide, with photos, to some of our favorite places for Carnevale from Viareggio to...
December 14, 2013
Christmas in Venice: Markets, Midnight Mass & Murano Glass
What to know about Christmas in Venice, from Christmas markets to gift shopping to midnight...
January 27, 2013
Carnevale: All About Carnival in Venice (Venetian Masks & More!)
Carnival (or "Carnevale") is one of the biggest celebrations in Italy - and from Venetian masks...
November 06, 2012
Venice in Winter: Enjoying The Floating City in the Off Season
What to expect in the winter in Venice, including the off season's weather and...
July 19, 2012
The Best Beaches Near Rome, Florence, and Venice
Where to find the best beaches near Rome, Venice, and Florence, even if you only have time for a...
May 09, 2012
Guide to Venice Neighborhoods: 6 Must-Know Venetian Sestiere
A guide to the sestiere of Venice, including Cannaregio, San Marco, and...
October 04, 2011
What is Cicchetti? All About the Best Bites in Venice
Pronounced "chee-KET-eeh," cicchetti are Venice's answer to Milan's aperitivo and to Spain's...
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