TripAdvisor Reviews Principe Venice
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... Canal. Roz & I made a similar departure back in 2008 on Emerald Princess. Sailing past S.Marco Square on a cruise ship that big is exciting !!
Early dinner tonight and finish the packing to be ready for an early departure tomorrow to the airport using a water taxi again - hope we do not get the pirate again !! Flying Tyrolean Air (code shared with Austrian) to Vienna - one hour 15 minutes versus 7/8 hours on the train.
... Seemed logical but she couldn't let us know what it was saying! We were asking more passer-by's if they spoke Italian hoping that someone could help. An older lady dressed in white linen pants with a matching button up shirt approached us, having heard our distress from a distance.
She said, 'I speak many languages, what do you need?'.
She helped to translate between us and the lovely Italian lady. The phone message that we could hear was requesting ...
... city centre, a journey taking about 15 minutes, the lowering of the Tuscan sun adding ambience all the while! Pisa, not unlike Dunedin, is a compact university city, all the more vibrant for its student presence! As vibrant as it is, however, the only reason people visit is to see the campanile at Piazza dei Miracoli, the architectural train-smash otherwise known as the leaning tower of Pisa! Like anybody, I have seen pictures, but I don't think I realised just how 'on ...
... There is a restaurant, grocery store, and outdoor pool too!
It poured the first night, but has been super sunny the rest of our stay! We took public transit going onto the main island of Venice and walked around during the day while waiting for our evening walking tour. We took the water bus to Lido and chilled out by the free beach.
We quickly stopped by St. Mark's Square and the Basilica on ...
After lunch we took a gondola around the inner city which was beautiful and peaceful and made a long walk back to our hotel, stopped at a little restaurant and had osso bucco and veal marsarla which was very good - just like Mama used to make (that was for you Lisa Di Tommaso Tsakiris.
Lovely place and well worth the visit