Travel Blogs from Venice, Italy

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"Ahh, Venice." -Indiana Jones

A travel blog entry by drzao

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Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice

A travel blog entry by finntopson

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... made the long walk all along the grand canal to near were our house is, which was made slightly easier by the fact that Venice is absolutely breathtakingly beautiful. We were all tired from walking for miles and a bit grumpy, so we sat down and had an ...

Venice Sinking or Waters Rising?, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice Sinking or Waters Rising?

A travel blog entry by carpefeline

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... ;      It is a question for the historians, the anthropologists, the politicians, the citizens, the tourists, and anyone with an interest in history, culture, architecture, and Venice.  I don’t know where it will ...

Pedestrians in Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Pedestrians in Venice

A travel blog entry by canadianmom

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... pay the hotel in cash, etc.  This was all done by about noon but we felt we had been sightseeing all morning because Venice is such an unusual place and even with our hotel map, we quite often didn't know where we were.  The Grand Canal ...

Train Trip to Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Train Trip to Venice

A travel blog entry by robsons

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... the French, Swiss and Italian alps then down along one of the Northern Italian lakes to Milan and across to Venice - the train from Chamonix to Northern Italy runs along the side of the alps, often hundreds of metres from the river gorge at the bottom ...

Night train to Venice or be kind to a hobo night?, Venice, Italy travel blog

Night train to Venice or be kind to a hobo night?

A travel blog entry by chaseit

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... we had to spend the night with a stranger because of all the issues with mis numbering the cars. Boo!!!!!!!!! We arrive in Venice and we spent the first day exploring the area around our hotel. We went to get something to eat at this restaurant ...

Basilica di San Marco, Venice, Italy travel blog

Basilica di San Marco

A travel blog entry by bellrouse

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... . It was built in the 11th century and has a distinctly Eastern style architecture. It's decorated with treasures from Venice's many conquests, including its sacking of Constantinople during one of the crusades. The place is really beyond description. ...

Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice

A travel blog entry by lbg.jacameron

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... hopped on the public Water Bus to go to Venice (15 Euros) from the airport.  We had been to Italy before years ago, but we had missed Venice - so we were very much rubber necking all the way and enjoying the amazing sight.  It is hard to ...

An audience with the Queen, Venice, Italy travel blog

An audience with the Queen

A travel blog entry by theb

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... a couple of times to go out and ended up having to stay there last night as my train was booked out. Anyway, am in Venice now and there is a distinct possibility that I may never leave. Although the fact I just paid 3 euro 50 for 30 minutes internet ...

Another day in Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Another day in Venice

A travel blog entry by suikerbossie

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Day Two - Venice Day, or 500 Stolen Columns, Venice, Italy travel blog

Day Two - Venice Day, or 500 Stolen Columns

A travel blog entry by needlemind

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... a large queue to get into the Basilica gave us time to head up the Bell Tower. The views from the tallest structure in Venice are simply jaw-dropping, especially on such a bright and clear day. we stayed up the tower for as long as we possibly could, ...

Romeo and Redentore, Verona and Venice, Italy travel blog

Romeo and Redentore

A travel blog entry by chrisab14

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... I did my laundry (finally) and went for a swim in the pool. THen it was off to the Redentore! This is the festival in Venice to celebrate another year without the plague. Im happy about it too... So I went down to the water and got lost along the way ...

Gondolas and flooded footpaths, Venice, Italy travel blog

Gondolas and flooded footpaths

A travel blog entry by figiel

... . When I replied to the affirmative, he handed me ferry tickets for another 3 days. To you Sir - a most sincere Thank You!!! I love Venice, it's one of my favorite places. And having a week here again did not disappoint. We covered the nearby islands, the ...

Hanging with luigi, Venice, Italy travel blog

Hanging with luigi

A travel blog entry by tyler.erker

... from Toronto. We helped them find their hostal. And the had room for us tonight. We droped off our bags showered and went exploring Venice. We walked around all day seen all the sights and made it back to hostal. Tonight one of the girls that works at the ...

First stop in Italy: Venice!, Venice, Italy travel blog

First stop in Italy: Venice!

A travel blog entry by akreyling

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... didn't miss our train. We were sweating at that point because it was in the low 70s outside. Our next stop, city number 7, Florence! Venice is one of my favorites cities so far on this trip. I loved being by the water and it being so sunny out the ...

Opera and Water, Venice, Italy travel blog

Opera and Water

A travel blog entry by pasher

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... comandeer a water taxi to our lodgings. We decided to give the Italian nuns a try and are staying in convent accomodation in Venice, Florence and Rome. The water taxi takes us through some back canals and onto the grand canal just past the Rialto bridge ...

Venice - water, water everywhere, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice - water, water everywhere

A travel blog entry by sharon1306

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... what has happened. Godwin laughs and we head back to board another Vaporetto, this time heading in the right direction. Venice is chaotic; there are tourists everywhere, babies screaming, boisterous children running about the boat, a lot of hustle ...

Venice... continued..., Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice... continued...

A travel blog entry by bekstaarr

... but that's about it - if you want to get around, it's either 2 feet and a heartbeat, or get one of the ferries - the Venice public transport system! Pretty damn cool i think!! First stop was Mirano - where they do all of the glass blowing, and making of ...

Florence and Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Florence and Venice

A travel blog entry by megj1095

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... Fusina and our 'Cabins,' if that is what you could call them, were the size of a bathroom. They were tiny. Venice was beautiful. The buildings were so colorful. It was really strange though because water was coming up from underneath the streets ...

At Sea - Somewhere between Italy and Greece, Venice, Italy travel blog

At Sea - Somewhere between Italy and Greece

A travel blog entry by sherondotjohn

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... the second largest group and there were many New Zealanders and Canadians. A lot of the Americans and Canadians got off in Venice and more Australians, New Zealanders and English got on. We found most of the Americans really friendly and easy to get ...

I love Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

I love Venice

A travel blog entry by goweregypt

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... the Maths Dept, which measures all sorts of things including distance walked, sleep patterns, etc. Rather trendy for a retired oldie! On arriving in Venice we headed to the Vaporetto to buy a day pass in case we used the 'ferry' to go to see the Biennale, ...

Cruising to the Canals, Venice, Italy travel blog

Cruising to the Canals

A travel blog entry by robertbrooks

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... our way through St. Marco's Piazza and saw the popular museum and basilica, we got our bearings for the several districts of Venice. We found ourselves trying to get lost, aimlessly choosing direction just to be able to see as much as possible; this ...

Yay!! Let's set sail everyone!! Anyone?, Venice, Italy travel blog

Yay!! Let's set sail everyone!! Anyone?

A travel blog entry by vermaakjeanne

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... three crazy ladies... This being my mom, Renel and a Hofmeyr home neighbour, Michelle Marais-Schoeman.. Missing it already... Venice 4 September 2005 - Sunday First day started off with Peter dropping me off in Gatwick and me receiving a text ...

Florence to Venice via Verona, Venice, Italy travel blog

Florence to Venice via Verona

A travel blog entry by funinitaly

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... than in Tuscany too, with some brick and some rendered homes. After driving across the land bridge, we arrived in beautiful Venice. What a place! It's just incredible to think that this amazing city was built so long ago – around 5th/6th century ...

Gondela in the 30 seconds!, Venice, Italy travel blog

Gondela in the 30 seconds!

A travel blog entry by ademrocktheeu

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... you who know Emma,she has always had a tad bit of trouble with customs when travelling. After touching down in wet Venice and standing around inconspicuously at the luggage carousel waiting for Sarah`s bag to come. Started to walk through customs check ...

Going home, getting jet-lagged, Venice, Italy travel blog

Going home, getting jet-lagged

A travel blog entry by bunsy

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Our First Day in Italy, Venice, Italy travel blog

Our First Day in Italy

A travel blog entry by tammyandsteve

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We have had such a great day in Venice today. The weather was absolutely amazing!! It felt like we walked the entire length of Venice but I know we have so much more to see. We are staying at a great little B&B right by the Rialto Market. The ...

Carnivale in Venice!, Venice, Italy travel blog

Carnivale in Venice!

A travel blog entry by katevoss

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... around abit before heading back home via water bus to bed.  It was a good night out despite the lask of nightlife in Venice. Thursday 16th February This morning we had a bit of a sleep in (not too long tho thanks to our curfew…) before going ...

Last day in Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Last day in Venice

A travel blog entry by lyn-gary-travel

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... out time is 12 noon. So we head down for breakfast. We sit next to a young Aussie family that will also be leaving Venice today, except that they still have three weeks of holidaying left. Back in the room after breakfast, we start the job of trying to ...

Walking in Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Walking in Venice

A travel blog entry by lamondg

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... twelve hours.  We’ve just checked in to the amazing Hotel Abbazia, which is built within the old Monastery of Venice's Discalced Carmelite Friars.  Ok, Calle Priuli dei Cavaletti was a wee bit challenging to find, mainly because it is a ...

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