Venice – sights, sighs & splashes

It’s not just the stunning sights in Venice that have the power to take your breath away like no other city. There are also the many stairs to get up and over the bridges crossing the waters of the Venetian canals. These bridges are just one element of Venice’s unique relationship with water. There is the distinctive […]

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Dan Brown’s ‘Inferno’ locations in Venice, Italy

With all the hype about Dan Brown’s ‘Inferno’ set in Florence, many are overlooking the Venice locations mentioned in the book right at the point when Langdon… Just kidding. We’ll tell you the places mentioned, but we’re not giving away any plot details*! Here is a list of locations in Venice, Italy mentioned in Dan […]

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Venice like a local… in a traghetto

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Gliding down a canal in Venice in a gondola is one of the most magical experiences you can have. But besides from the gondolier, gondola rides are not exactly conducive to mingling with the locals. Unless that is, you are in a little ‘traghetto’. A traghetto is like a larger version of a gondola that […]

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In Venice, in Love: Gianni Berengo Gardin

Art exhibit in Venice, Italy

With his exceptional ability to capture images from life in the most poetic of ways, it is no wonder that Gianni Berengo Gardin has become one of Italy’s most loved photographers. Born in Liguria in 1930, Gianni Berengo Gardin’s career has spanned almost 60 years. His works have been exhibited in some of the world’s […]

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