San Giorgio degli Schiavoni Apartments
Travel Blogs from Venice
... tourists photograph anything that moves. 85,000 tourists can visit Venice on busiest days. There were 4 cruise ships in port while we were there and planes landed nonstop at the airport.
Using our 24 hour pass, we boarded the water taxi (or vaporetto) and headed for Murano, the island just off Venice famous for its hand made glass. The industry was moved from Venice to the island after several fires from the foundries threatened Venice with ...
... a vaporetto to your destination. However, to do this we have to first cross the new fourth bridge to cross the Grand Canal. 'Designed' by Valencian architect Santiago Calatrava, it fails to meet the obvious need of the traveller laden with a heavy suitcase. No ramps. Interesting notion, when you remember that the bridge is the only connection between the station of Santa Lucia and the bus station! Hopping on the vaporetto is always fun, but today we were just on ...
... food pasta! The kids loved it! I went down into the bathroom and was surprised to see a hole in the floor???i was dumbfounded for a minute...and then i figured it out...at least i hope I figured it out! I had to take a picture of this! The walk in Verona was nice, with views of a the 3rd largest colosseum, the Romeo and Juliet balcony,ancient walls and shopping!!! We left in the late afternoon, made our way to Venice! It was a highly anticipated part of our trip and i was ...
... head on one of the stone bridges once- after that you remember he said. Sometimes they have to bed almost double while still steering and controlling the boat. Our hotel was on the island if Lido which backs onto the ocean. This one gave us smaller rooms than we had before but al was clean. Bathrooms have been an adventure all of their own on this trip. We have laughed that we should have taken photos and we could have written a book. We visited the Murano ...
... ride in one on our return day trip after the cruise. Well this isn't the way I was going to break you the news but I've fallen in love. Who would have thought so far away from home this would happen. Yes he is Italian, hot and saucy and his name is Pizza and I've decided that I'm not leaving Italy. Much to Annette's frustration we sat down to pizza for dinner yet again but she got her coffee and was happy. We ate our meal at a restaurant ...
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