Albergo La Meridiana
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Pets allowed
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... upper crust vacation. Oh my, we could get used to that!
Venice has a lot of theatre and opera, and of course, was once a city of wealth from being an important trade middleman between the Eastern and Western nations. Some of the most famous operas were first performed here, such as Verdi's La Traviata and Rigoletto. After a visit to the Tragicomica Mask Shop, one of Venice's best mask stores (and there are ...
... and I tried to enter, we got told off by a lady. It seems this place is by appointment only, so obviously it is VERY expensive. We waited till the lady left and made our move. Sure enough we found this showroom. I have never seen so much glass in my life, particularly with price tags of about 10-20 thousand euro. We looked at each other and said, lets find the girls and get out of here before we break something! I had to duck some of the ...
... musician, and accordion player, and a singer who serenaded us as we floated around the Grand Canal.
The Grand Canal (or Canalazzo, as the Venetians may say) is an ancient waterway that meanders through the city, cutting in front of some of the city’s finest buildings. It is the most spectacular 'High Street' in the world.
We saw many enchanting, old Renaissance buildings that line the canal banks as well as the Grand Canal’s other ...
... continue along this canal, passing under bridges where people are taking photos of us, as we have done of others in the preceding days. It is a smooth and slow ride, as we meander through the canals with the gondoliers conversing in Italian with each other and pointing out the occasional sight of interest. The ride seems almost like one that you would take at an amusement park, except for the sights, sounds and smells ...
... Lace Factories, but also for the fishermen’s houses painted in bright colors. The stop will last about 30 minutes. After a short trip, you’ll reach Torcello, the earliest centre of civilization in the lagoon. Only the cathedral with its magnificent mosaics and the church of Santa Fosca remains as testimony of its former glory. This stop lasts about 30 minutes."
We had another sleep in/slow ...