Locanda Al Piave
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... a bit like Holy Island but without being cut off by the tides) and passengers unload at Pi De Roma at its end. You can then buy a day ticket (pretty good value as valid on all of the vaporetta or water taxis (black writing on yellow – very like T & W Metro design)
We first took the line down the Grand Canal and the whole thing is amazing, like being on a film set – everything staged and a bit awesome. Yes there are traffic jams with vaporetta, delivery ...
... as Venice is walking streets only. I split from the group with a few girls (Melanie, Megan, Katie) and we walked around, buying masks, Venetian glass, gelato, and trying to lose ourselves in the labyrinth of streets but ended up doing a big circle and finding ourselves without meaning to! It was a nice day, despite being a bit cold, and we met up with the group for a gondola trip. We had 5 people in our boat (me, Dylan, Chris, Megan, Katie) and all the gondolas worked their way ...
... it purple. Unfortunately it is inland so you can’t see it from the sea anyway!!
These brilliant colours have become so iconic over the years that residents are now required to get approval from the commune before painting their houses to ensure the tradition continues. I wonder if the council know about the purple house and if they didn’t, would they make the owner change it back to the way it was!!
Not only do the residents paint their houses ...
Did the touristy thing - first a vaporetto to St. Mark's square, passing the Bridge of Sighs on the way. Then lots of time spent luring pigeons to Rowan's hand (his idea, NOT mine!)
In the afternoon we took another boat trip to Murano (glass making island) and Burano (pretty colored houses) where we didn't ...
... of Venice for only a fraction of the normal cost.
Over all, Venice is an incredibly beautiful and unique city, not to mention being very romantic. I could still appreciate this, even though I was travelling with Keegan and Jarad. For the sake of my image, next time I’ll probably try to take a girlfriend.
Our next stop is Berlin, which I think will be very fun. Apparently the night life is the best in the world, so I guess its good that I had a few days ...