Royal San Marco Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Business Services
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Royal San Marco Hotel Venice
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... air and wind in our faces helped us back to reality, well a bit, but we were still singing and probably being a little loud at times until we arrived. We watched a couple of glass making/blowing demonstrations and then were herded through the factory for purchases. Would love to have bought some but it was pricey and how would we get it home ?
Next stop the island of Burano, famous for its lace and coloured buildings. We saw a brief lace making ...
... remember this from our last visit), we drank champagne (John) and a Coke Light with tons of ice (guess who!), and we ate pizza bites and bruschetta and cheese and chocolates, in a gorgeous little AIR CONDITIONED lounge. The hotel is a boutique hotel, very small, but decorated absolutely perfectly....with a cute Italian being kind and funny and wanting only to make you feel welcome....HELLO!!!! Ok, I'll stop....but I hope you get the picture!
Then on to the room....overlooking the ...
... We ended up spending a few hours then and decided to have lunch as a sidewalk trattoria. Murano is known for its glass blowing craftsman.
We then caught a Vaperetto (water bus) to take us to Burano Island which is another island nearby Venice and Murano and it is known for fishing and lacemaking. We walked around this island for a while before getting on another Vaperetto to take us back to Venice and San Marco ...
... many side canals.
We continued past San Marco to the next stop, Arsenale. The Arsenale was the site of Venice's shipyards, famous for the fleets of ships built there. The shipyards are ringed by walls with two towers guarding the water entrance. Also standing at the entrance are a row of stone lions, apparently stolen from various Greek islands by Venetian ...
... prices vs. what you get in the San Marco area (where we are staying) compared to the San Polo and another area. We decided we would get a better value and a better view outside of the tourist center, San Marco. We also asked him to tell us where he goes to eat dinner. He suggested a place that he goes to after work and goes out to with his friends, Taverna Al Remere is a bar and restaurant. He says they have live music all the time, you can sit inside or ...