No prices found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
How has this b&b rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Ca' Alexander Venice
Travel Blogs from Venice
... the line was so long. We walked around looking at shops. Then we went to a restaurant Rick Steves had recommended called La Cantina. We got glasses of prosecco and sparkling water and Janine got a cicchetto which she enjoyed. It was not as good of people watching as Rick Steves had said. Then we kept walking around. We ran across a grocery store and bought cheese meat and bread. I got grapes and Janine got tomatoes. We also bought boxed wine for 89 cents. We walked ...
... and Burano. Torcello didn't really have anything to do except a nature walk and an old church so our visit there was very short. But Burano had canals lined with vibrantly painted houses and a bunch of cute little shops. I really enjoyed walking around the second island!
Wednesday night we traveled from Venice to Florence and got in late. I really enjoyed our time in Venice and strongly recommend everyone visits the beautiful ...
... we noticed the water starting to rise along the edges of the canals. Even around some corners alley ways were beginning to flood. On this same trip for gelato we decided we needed more cash euro so we tried a few ATMs with no luck getting cash. This became a quick concern as we were running low on funds. We eventually came across our gelato shop, jumped across a huge puddle and were greeted by the worker telling us he was closed. Bummer for sure. It was a huge disappointment ...
... more than a few hours of sleep, fantastic.
The next day was more of a relaxed day. We would walk for a while, then find a café to sit, have a pastry or coffee, and write in our journals, write postcards, talk, and just relax. At one point we found the train station we arrived in Venice at. We tried roasted chestnuts, I am glad I tried them but would not get them again. That night we ate at a seafood restaurant, who the owner was a ...
... original poles, now hundreds of years old. Some of the bigger buildings are sitting on nearly a million poles each! They are fine, it's the stone that is now suffering from the erosion of flooding and the wash of boats. The water is now rising 1 mm a year. It's such a problem they are building a sea wall that can be raised during king tides to stop the flooding, due for completion in 18 months. We had a ...