Locanda Ai Santi Apostoli
Travel Blogs from Venice
Well we bid a fond farewell (or as GJ would say; au revoir) to the ship at 9.00am this morning and started yet another leg of this fantastic adventure. We have discussed this holiday while watching the waves go by sipping a bubbles or a Jack or Capt'n and decided that we have actually incorporated three separate holidays in one. The first being the …
... 1271 (he presumably wanted to see where all the cheap imports and Gucci bags that were on sale on the Rialto bridge today, were coming from!). In the 16th century (a little before we arrived!!) the decline had set in, and In 1797 the place was gifted to Napoleon who, in turn gave it to Austria (ironic that Mussolini eventually gave it back to an Austrian in WW!!). Anyhow - there is a lot of history here - far more than we Australians can cope with in one day! And ...
... to the hotel in Milan called the Marco Polo hotel, we got some dinner and went to sleep. Dinner was some delicious pasta with turkey and carrots with something like cake and ice cream. I don't have a picture for that. I was too excited to have real food. Day two will be Vince. Oh and sorry the pictures are out of order. I'll fix it next time. This time they are ...
... into St. Mark’s Square it was eeriely silent. Just the lights gleaming out at you, the pigeons were fast asleep, and the people had all gone home.
Our ferryboat arrived and we headed back to dry land.
Next stop: Vienna
Venice will eventually disappear underwater, no matter how much prevention is put into place. So if you’d like to ride the gondolas and see the floating city, I’d do it sooner, rather then later. ...
... 7:30 - 10:30 there was a good array of cereals and pastries (croissants, pain au chocolat etc), and there was fruit, yoghurts, cold meats and some omlettes. You do have to pay extra for hot options, but there wasn't anything on there which I liked the sound of, so I stuck to what was included. Also, yes you do have to pay extra for fresh orange juice, however there is a machine there where you can get orange juice from at no extra cost. The breakfast staff were also ...
How has this inn rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed