Best Western Albergo San Marco
Travel Blogs from Venice
It was a stunning hot morning and we spent most of it packing the last of our gear before hopping on a bus to the train station. We asked the ticket person what train to hop on to get to Gatwick Airport and he said number 13. So we raced up and hopped on the train when it arrived. Little did we know that it wasn't actually going to Gatwick, it was …
Unfortunately there were men working on the road below us last night which didn't help us get to sleep so easily. After breakfast at the hotel we walked through San Marco Square to the Campanile, Venice's tallest building. You can pay to take the lift to the viewpoint at the top. The views were pretty awesome. You don't quite realise how jam-packed …
We decided to leave the Sant 'Angelo house one day early. It turned out to be less charming and also less comfortable than the Collecorvino house. This offered the opportunity to use the extra night by going to Venice.
We drove to Venice, parked the car and rode the vaporette (water-bus) to near our hotel. We walked past world renown …
Tonight we're having another meal at Vino Vino before retiring early. We’re starting another adventure tomorrow—our journey home. This trip will start at 5AM with a water taxi ride from San Marco to the Venice Airport, where we will fly to Ottawa via Munich and Toronto. We should be back home for a late supper on Friday.
Up to this point, Italy had not wowed us with their food, and the French have definitely scored higher points in our culinary reviews. Honestly, I didn't have high expectations for Venice, which is flooded with tourists, and therefore not necessarily required to maintain high standards when it comes to food. Nonetheless, we have eaten exceptionally …
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed