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- Airport Transportation
- Shuttle bus service
- Concierge desk
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Refrigerator in room
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Travel Blogs from Quarto D'Altino
... a table for us at the water's edge. Thirty feet from where we sat the gondola stand was kept busy with couples and families who wanted to take a "slow cruise" around the canal. Watching each gondolier push off from the stand and slowly make his way into the stream of Grand Canal traffic, I could not help but wonder how they kept this routine interesting and fresh…especially for themselves. Suddenly out of nowhere a fireboat came flying by! What a sight to watch ...
... of Venice to make it to the people mover to get off the island. While I thought it was a tad insane and ridiculous the lengths this girl went to to steal a poster, bolting through the streets of Venice laughing hysterically was quite fun. There was a beer pong comp which occurred after dinner, which naturally I did not partake in as I hate beer. But it was really fun to watch and see the strategies taking place. Tash even played a round! It was a really good ...
... there were huge areas which were covered in water. I was beginning to think that poor Venice was indeed sinking, but soon realised that this regularly occurs, depending on tide levels etc. The water comes up from the drains and it is amazing how quickly the water spreads! We managed to find a path which would avoid us getting our feet wet. We ended up finding another Hard Rock Cafe, which was extremely busy. We couldn't get a table straight away, but were happy ...
... at St. Marks, we decided to hop on the next vaporetto to S. Silvestro to find lunch in a quieter neighborhood.
I consulted my Top 10 guide and we settled on Antica Birreria in Campo San Polo. Again, lunch was salad and pizza - but this salad had the best mozzarella cheese of the trip! It was burata mozzarella (which I thought I had tried before but I guess not). Basically, a little sack of fresh mozzarella cheese with ...
... get the water taxi to one of the other islands just off the 'mainland'. Paul decided he was going to read the map, so off we went! There was no scale on the map so we just tried to orientate using the road/bridge signs. This was not going well at all. A few times we walked down a road/street and thinking we knew where we were, turned up in a completely different place. Occasionally going down deserted roads and ending ...