Riviera dei Dogi Hotel
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- Airport Transportation
- Continental Breakfast
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- TV Channel One Russia
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... to get our first taste of Venice, strolling with no particular purpose we took in the many canals, lanes and deadends that is Venice Island and caught some opportune sights like the awesome sunset casting its last rays of light across the grand canal onto the Basilica di Maria Santa della Salute from the Academia Bridge. Through our wandering we had ended up right beside Venice’s main attraction which is Piazza San Marco and its ...
On Thursday while at the airport trying to figure out how to redeem my vaporetto pass, my museum pass and the Alilugana ticket, I had serious doubts about the wisdom of this purchase. Hating the Alilugana ride into Venice and the longish luggage dragging/carrying journey to our hotel room, I was even more positive that I'd once again screwed up. Thursday evening we walked to St Marks Square, and got there too late to redeem the museum ...
... got in it. However, we discovered it had just closed for Holy Thursday services (oh well, another day).
We sat alongside the Grand Canal and decided it was a good time for our gondola ride. We chose the longer gondola ride in the end, although we had only planned to do the 30 minutes one. But, the gondola was a lovely, peaceful way to spend the better part of an hour on this relaxing day. Our gondolier didn't sing for us (I think you have to pay extra ...
... had been adapted for a more modern time, judging by the cars and the outfits I'm guessing the 1960's or 70's. I didn't understand any of the words of course, but that's diversity for you, an Aussie, watching a French opera in an Italian theatre about a Spanish tragedy. And it was fabulous!
The way home was a bit of a challenge. I didn't get lost, but I was temporarily unsure of my location. I made it a vaporetto stop (which may or may not have been the one I started ...
... We found this awesome make up shop on the way back to and bought some cool stuff for cheap :-) winning!! We found a little coffee shop and we all had hot chocolates which are amazing and have the yummiest cream on top and Gem and Ella had a shot of coffee with a dash of grappa which is 80% of alcohol haha there faces were priceless! It's suppose to help with being sick but it didn't work for Ella At 3:45pm we got to go on a gondola ride!! I went with ...