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San Pietro di Castello

Almost all the way towards the east of Venice lies the small island formerly known as Olivio, now San Pietro di Castello. It is connected by two bridges with other islands. The Basilica di San Pietro di Castello is located on the island. By walking through the island you notice that it is a rather […]

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Via Garibaldi

The Via Garibaldi is a very nice and broad street at the eastern end of Venice, mostly populated by locals, giving it a very charming and authentic flair. It starts at the very eastern end of the Riva degli Schiavoni, the broad walkway which stretches from San Mark’s square along the shore line to the […]

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Riva degli Schiavoni

The Riva degli Schiavoni is one of the most pleasant places for having a walk in Venice. The sight is marvelous, onto the San Giorgio Maggiore und die Dogana di Mar auf der Insel in Dorsoduro, onto the entrance to the Canale Grande, but also on some of the smaller islands and further away in […]

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Gelateria Il Pinguino

In our view, the Gelateria Il Pinguino is one of the best places for ice-cream in Venice. It lays very inviting at the prolongation of the beautiful Riva degli Schiavoni, the Calle San Biagio, right after the Museum of Naval history and the path towards the entrance of the Arsenale and before the bridge to […]

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Hotel Ai Reali ****

Situated in an old 17th century Venetian palace between the Rialto bridge and the Piazza San Marco, the Hotel Ai Reali Venice is know for its elegance and high service levels. The aim of the staff is to make you feel like in your second home. The Hotel was opened in 2013. Worth mentioning is […]

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Hotel Londra Palace ****

The hotel Londra Palace is located very close to San Marc’s square, just alongside the seaside promenade, a few minutes by foot to the east. The Promenade is called Riva degli Schiavoni, usually full of people and with the frequent Vaporettos passing by. The hotel has 50 rooms. All of them are non-smoking, with air […]

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