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Venice Trip Report – What You Can Learn From My Mishaps

Venice Trip Report – What You Can Learn From My Mishaps

What do we all do when planning a vacation? (Let us skip the tickets, hotel and packing part). Imagine these all are set and a day or two are left until the flight. Of course, we need a plan on what to see and where to go.
In the mood for magic and romance, I watched a million of videos of carnival and loving couples sailing in gondolas. I had made a nice plan (as I thought), packed all my fancy dresses and a few pairs of peeps. I thought I would fit the place perfectly. If I only knew how wrong I was!

April 13, 2016 | By More
Purchase Venice Tickets in Advance – Avoid The Lines

Purchase Venice Tickets in Advance – Avoid The Lines

Venice Connected is a  new site that has been launched by the City of Venice to help tourists purchase services in advance of their arrival. Purchases can be made online with a credit card up to 3 days prior to arrival – although discounts are available for purchases made 15 – 7 days prior to […]

May 13, 2009 | By | Reply More
Record Venice Floods Halt Tourism

Record Venice Floods Halt Tourism

Poor wet, cold, soggy Venice!!! “Anyone thinking of coming should think again”, exclaimed Venice Mayor, Massimo Cacciari, last week after devastating flood waters streamed into the city.  Water rose to over 5 feet above sea level, the highest point in more than 20 years, submerging homes, shops, historic monuments are precious artwork alike.  An ill […]

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