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From Mary's journal.... After a great breakfast - lots of yummy pastries - we trekked to the water taxi dock for our ride into Venice for sightseeing and free time. Our guide, Laura, met us at the equestrian statue of the first king of Italy - Victor Emmanuel II - the lion sculptures on the monument were very striking - the lion is the symbol of St …
From Meghan's journal [with additions by Mary]..... It was a pretty short ride to Venice compared to others we have been on. Venice looked beautiful! We rushed off of our bus and said arrivderci to our driver. [We gave him a small Zuni horse fetish and arrowhead - he was fascinated by the arrowhead.] We hopped on a boat taxi, which took us to …
Another day and another hotel breakfast. But hold on...then a "private" (nobody else from the hotel signed up) speedboat ride to Murano to see a glass factory and glassblowing. It is Disney land for those who get into it...but beautiful!
Went to Venice...saw Chiesa dei Frari and Scula di San Rocco
More shopping (always shopping in …
We awoke and had breakfast at Hotel Riviera.
After, we took a water bus to Venezia. Literally, we could have rolled from the front door of the hotel to the que for the bus. The lagoon was directly across the street.
Landing on Venezia is a tremendous experience whether for the 1st time or the 100th time. We departed the bus at St …
... there were some sunny parts, the ground was really wet and I was slipping and sliding everywhere in my flip flops on the stones! Thank goodness for Mckenzie who basically held me up for some of the time while we walked through the city! haha
We went to a restaurant that we just happened to run into but it so happened to be the same place that was recommended by TripAdvisor ( and Mckenzie's parents). It was really good Italian food for a decent price! I ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRiviera Hotel Lido di Venezia
Great view...so, so room.
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