Russo Palace Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Minbar in room
- Airport Transportation
- Reduced mobility rooms
- High-speed internet in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
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Today we went to the island of Murano. Because we got a late start, we had a meal on our island, Cannaregio, D,R and Z kept on going to the other islands. They nearly ended up stranded. Then went to a mostly deserted island where stores were closed and the streets had lots of what looked like feral cats. During the day, we walked around just looking at the canals, canal boat deliveries ...
... the canel, watched the boat traffic go by, and it was evening by then. There were beautiful lights of the city at night, and we had a simple meal, but in a gorgeous setting. Afterwards, we tasted a Cannoli, yum, walked to the bridge across from our hotel, looked down the canal at the water and lovely, lighted renaissance buildings. Meanwhile near the bridge, a very talented young man was playing his guitar and singing. Who could ask for more. Buono ...
... the ship and go to the 9th deck where we have lunch and a glass of fabulous French champagne to celebrate. Then we switch to a great Nappa Petite Shiraz , Spellbound. After that we switched to the a cab. Both had great aroma and nice legs. It's a good thing we bought the unlimited package. Because after lunch, iit's already Normans and Hocutts 1 Oceania 0. Our gondola ride is looking a little shaky. However, we are determined since two of us have ...
Getting to this island was more difficult than anticipated. We were sitting patiently for the bus when a man kindly indicated in Italian the route was closed. Eventually with delay we made it to the plaza. The water taxi took about 90 minutes to cover the short distance to Lido as there were many stops along the way. The beach was relatively quiet and we relax in the sun. There are small bits of plastic everywhere and the ...
... whose apartment we had rented via airbnb.com. He took us to the apartment and was very helpful with his local knowledge about the best places to eat etc. He also alerted us to the fact that this was Carnival weekend and that thousands of people would be descending on Venice, many in period costume and wearing masks. As we would find out on Saturday, he wasn't wrong.
After settling in to the apartment we went for a walk around ...