Alloggi Santa Sofia
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One of the most horrible places I've ever seen. Some 'pretty' things, but the atmosphere is somewhere between disgusting and horrifying. Very overrated and overpriced. One of the worse places in the country. Some text about the visit at Traveler Willem.
We wtorek rano udaliśmy się do Wenecji. Lot trwał półtorej godziny. Lądowaliśmy na położonym nad samą wodą lotnisku Venice Marco Polo. Wjazd do Wenecji robi wrażenie. Do tego malowniczego miasto położonego na lagunie prowadzi długi most po którym jeżdż …
This morning we awoke with tremendous excitement over our imminent arrival in Venice or Venezia! After a light breakfast at the ship's cafe, Angie and I played nine holes of mini golf on the top deck. I beat her handily. Then we mapped out our Venice exploration over a wonderful lunch in the ship's brasserie. We were able to take excellent photos of the excellent vistas as we arrived in port. Then we rushed to the gangway ...
... butt and legs from going up and down bridges.
I totally sound unromantic and grumpy but I adored Amsterdam with its canals and lack of mega tourism, at least in the spot we were in. Dave and I both agreed that as lovely as it was, 3-4 days here was enough for the two of us.
That didn't stop us from taking loads of photos though :)
Onward to ...
... but except for the state rooms of the apartment that we saw they said the actual living area was small compared to what most Doge's would have lived in prior to being Doge. This was on purpose to remind the Doge he served the Republic not the other way around.
The state rooms and council chambers were amazing and over the top really. The Republic government was a little strange indeed with many special councils and the Grand Council ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsAlloggi Santa Sofia Venice
So-so rooms as expected. The first receptionist (old woman) was nice even though we didn't share a language beyond a few words. The second one was already threatening us with a police for asking a question about their out of the blue changed pricing policy. Not so great bathroom.
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