Venice is one of the most visited tourist cities in the world. With good reason. No matter the crowds this gem continues to delight.
A 4 day trip at the end of May 2013, including a day trip to Padua.
Day Trip to Murano and Burano
Photo journal of these colorful islands a short hop from Venice.
Sleeping and Dining in Venice
Hotel and restaurant reviews.
Acqua Alta at Piazza San Marco
Photo journal of the famous high waters of Venice.
Visiting the Sights of Venice During Acqua Alta
A visit to the Doge’s Palace and St Mark’s Basilica during the high waters.
Day Trip to Padua
Post includes a visit to the Scrovegni Chapel painted by Giotto.
After the Rain, a Delightful Lunch in the Sun
A fabulous canal-side fish lunch
Enoteca Mascari, Great Wine Shop in Venice
Reasonably priced Italian wines.