Venice Hotel Villa Dori
Travel Blogs from Venice
Italy has redeemed itself.
Leaving Milan I was a little let down by Italy...that changed when we got to Venice! We stayed in a hostel just outside of the main city which meant a 25 minute bus each way but the A/C was well worth it. It is truly surprising to see how many water ways there are in Venice. You see pictures and movies but it's …
Just got home from Venice! It was awesome!! We got there late Thursday night and just went to bed. Friday was freezing cold and raining, but other than that it was great. Friday we went to two islands, Buranno and Muranno....one's famous for glass blowing and we watched a demonstration and the other's famous for lace so we just walked around. Then …
Today we went to St. Marks Cathedral and walked around. It was beautiful and we only had to wait in line for ten minutes! It smelled bad in some places due to standing water in the basement. Its confirmed, Venice is sinking.
After the cathedral, we walked around looking for a free bathroom. They charge for bathrooms here, and they are all …
Woke up and payed for the hotel buffet breakfast...it was terrible.
Bussed into the city.
Got lost walking around and making our way to Dorsoduro.
Went to San Marco and signed up for a walking tour 18 Euros!
Went on the tour, and snuck on to the Gondolla ride at the end for people who paid extra. It was cool that …
Woke up early for the train to Venice.
Got to the station and found out we needed train reservations...spent another $34 bucks on top of the Eurail pass.
Made it to Venice.
Checked into our hotel.
Took a bus to the main part of Venice.
Walked around and enjoyed the beautiful city!
Randomly ran …