Venice, a city of islands, is located in the Veneto region of Italy that is bordered by the sea, the mountains, and the countryside. This varying geography means that this region, and particularly the city of Venice, has some of the most varied cuisine in the whole country. Here we’ll share some of our favorite traditional foods in Venice, including everything from traditional rice dishes to the Venetian “tapas” you will be happy to try, and of course a few desserts!
Seeing Venice beyond the iconic sights can be a challenge. That’s where Elaine Haffey comes in. We’ve been so impressed by the creative and custom itineraries she’s crafted for Venice, we had to share them with you. She has gone “deep” to come up with unique experiences that offer you the chance to create Venetian memories of a lifetime. Continue reading Insider Venice Experiences You Won’t Want to Miss
Guests love these three lovely apartments in a noble palazzo the heart of Venice. Recently renovated with fine taste that cheerfully combines antique heirlooms and bright modern touches. Location is wonderful right on the Grand Canal; guests arrive to the palazzo’s private dock and entrance.
Guests are pampered with a delivery of warm croissants each morning.
Find every conceivable kind of art at Venice’s Biennale d’Arte from May through November in odd numbered years. This is the largest art exhibit in the world. Really HUGE! More than 80 countries send delegations to the two large venues and many small ones all over Venice. Wherever you wander in this amazing city during the Biennale d’Arte, original art pieces peek out at you or confront you. Continue reading Most Amazing Art Show in the World – Venice’s Biennale
Music is woven through the life and history of Venice. A concert or an opera is a wonderful way to deepen your enjoyment of this lovely city.
Enjoy fine music in unique and intimate settings at Musica a Palazzo. You can choose your opera, based on the day of the week and then move from room to room for different parts of the performance in a fascinating noble palace.