• The island of San Michele

    On the northern shore of Venice, on the Vaporetto line towards the island of Murano ...

The Venetian sandwiches Cicchetti

Cicchetti are small sandwiches which come in many different variations and are typically Venetian. They artfully combine local food – meat and seafood alike – and are a perfect companion to a glass of Aperol Venetiano or wine. Typically you would order several of the sandwiches at once and receive them on a plate you […]

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Trattoria al Ponte

This nice restaurant lies idyllically at the cannal and a bridge, which is where it derives it name from (al ponte means bridge in Italian). It is located in the district of San Croce, in an area where there are a lot of inhabitants and a little far off the tourist tracks. Therefore, locals go […]

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The Traghetto

In Venice there are seven thraghetti. A thragetto is a gondola, which goes back and forth across the Canale Grande like a ferry (thraghetto in Italian actually means ferry). In our point of view, the thraghetti are a major attraction to visit more than once while visiting Venice. On the one side they are very […]

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Locanda Orseolo

The Locanda Orseolo is a small boutique hotel, totally refurbished in a heavy antique Venetian style. You have to like to style to feel well there. In any case it is very beautiful, the atmosphere is family-oriented and friendly and the location is very central – only a few steps away from San Mark’s square, […]

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