Travel Blogs from Venice, Italy

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Venice:  Famous for Glass, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice: Famous for Glass

A travel blog entry by dackland


...  The grandiose high alter dominates the view from the main door. In the evening we set out to find the best pizza joint in Venice, as suggested by the hotel reception.  It was a busy spot near San Marco, and many of us thought that it was ...

VENICE!!!, Cazzago di Pianiga, Italy travel blog


A travel blog entry by chopsticks


Fina-LEE...back in Venice after ten years! Hard to believe that it has been that long. The trip over was uneventful, but the seats seemed smaller than before. NOW...on Aer Lingus you have to pay for everything! No free drinks on this ride! ...

Sitting and sipping..., Venezia, Italy travel blog

Sitting and sipping...

A travel blog entry by chopsticks


... watching, we caught the vaporetto to San Marco. I have to admit...the crowds are nauseating and I am struggling a bit to find the Venice that spoke to my heart. One of the issues of being a window:( Even though I have done the Doge's ...

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

At Sea - Somewhere between Italy and Greece

A travel blog entry by sherondotjohn


... 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


... 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


... 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


... 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


... 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


... 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


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


... 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


... 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


... 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 ...

I hate pigeons, Venice, Italy travel blog

I hate pigeons

A travel blog entry by carey99

Finally arrived at the campsite which will be home for the next couple of nights on the mainland of Venice. Had a very interesting train trip where i had to change trains 3 times after missing my first train in La Spezia. I then had to sit next to this ...

On the road to Nice, Venice, Italy travel blog

On the road to Nice

A travel blog entry by dmckinnon


I really wish I had some exciting story about the travel from Ljubljana to Nice, but I don't. Oh, except for stopping in Venice for about 5 hours and got lost within the first 20 minutes. I know, getting lost in Venice is part of the fun, but I had a ...

Off to Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Off to Venice

A travel blog entry by lafalot


Back on the train and in a "Harry Potter" private cabin. Not sure how we did that, but it was ...

Where is our hostel?!, Venice, Italy travel blog

Where is our hostel?!

A travel blog entry by dancera


... wanted to face and it sounded fun! So we eventually went to St. Marco Square to play with the pigeons. So far: I LOVE VENICE! It was extremely beautiful. The streets were adorable. The great thing too is that during the day it is crowded due to ...

Skip the gondolas, Venice, Italy travel blog

Skip the gondolas

A travel blog entry by linds_and_ryan


... I get off the train?" Needless to say I caught her before she disembarked in some podunk town in Northern Italy. But it makes for a nice story. Sorry, Jill. Venice itself was wonderful. And after all the hype, you might think that it would be hard to ...

on the night train to Paris, Venice to Paris, Italy travel blog

on the night train to Paris

A travel blog entry by 5wksineurope


Last day in Venice, will join the night train tonight at 8pm for the 13 hr trip across the Swiss Alps to France then Paris. We were going to fly but due to the cost of our excess baggage !! (lots of shopping) we decided to experience the train !! should ...

Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog


A travel blog entry by toddnrachel


... see certain spots of the cities, but now on our own we're relaxed and seeing anything we want to, and if we want to expolre shops and side streets we can with out getting in trouble we can. We've seen so much more of Venice than anywhere else we've ...

Venice Day #2, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice Day #2

A travel blog entry by mdoug03


... the height of Ancient Greece (Yea waaayyy cool) Well after that we were suppose to go and visit the Ducal Palace were the Doge of Venice went held court, but Don decided that it was too late and gave us the rest of the afternoon off. So I came back into ...

The Waterways of Venezia, Venice, Italy travel blog

The Waterways of Venezia

A travel blog entry by travelingmoores


... , our hotel (a converted Palace) was nearby.. imagine us trying to lug suitcases over bridges and along the cobbled alleyways. Venice is a very touristy city, as cruise ships drop off their passengers for the day. Nevertheless, getting lost in the streets ...

Back in Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Back in Venice

A travel blog entry by patelfamily


... the gondolier kicked against the building to move away. When we got back to solid land we carried on walking through the streets of Venice. We came across a shop that offered fish pedicures. Mum and Jasmin went first but then I had a try as well. You ...

Venice, Virtuosos, and Vivaldi, Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice, Virtuosos, and Vivaldi

A travel blog entry by chris-roisin


... we headed for the nearby water taxi for the hour journey back to Piazzale Roma. I have come to the conclusion that although Venice is a magical place to wander in the evening, it is not very photogenic in the dark as most places are dimly lit and ...

Volo a Venezia, Venice, Italy travel blog

Volo a Venezia

A travel blog entry by ainaz


... Italy. The total chaos and yet the smooth flow of events is exactly what I have felt in all of Italy, and only in Italy. I think Venice would have been impossible and a pain to visit on a loaded bicycle, so I'm really glad I didn't ride my bike there. ...

Pizza, Pasta, Sleezy Italian Men and Gelati, Venice, Italy travel blog

Pizza, Pasta, Sleezy Italian Men and Gelati

A travel blog entry by chezstar

... we have been through France to Switzerland, back to France to Barcelona (Spain), to the French Riviera, then to Italy - Florence, Rome and now we are in Venice!!!! OMG we have packed sooo much in in 2 weeks!!! I'm exhausted just thinking about it! So with ...

Arrival in Venice, Venice, Italy travel blog

Arrival in Venice

A travel blog entry by canadianmom


... were able to arrange everything to fit. Upon arriving in Venice we had the option of taking a water taxi from the airport directly to Venice which would have been about a 90 minute ride.  I was worried that Mom would be so seasick by the time we got ...

Farewell 2014, Venice, Italy travel blog

Farewell 2014

A travel blog entry by micheletapiolas


... that only seemed to lead to the water's edge. In these quiet areas I got the chance to glimpse a little of the 'real' Venice which can't necessarily be found in the thoroughfares of shops, all designed to part tourists from their money. It was easy to ...

Venice 04 - the final push..., Venice, Italy travel blog

Venice 04 - the final push...

A travel blog entry by chris-roisin


... of London landmark tat as well as individually wrapped cupcakes. Dinner was spent back at the Ristorante Brindisi in Campo Geremia, Venice where it all started 2 weeks earlier. No taxi was required for the journey back to Marco Polo airport. The hotel ...

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