Tag Archives | San Marco

Time to reflect

In Venice, looking at the sea and letting your thoughts go. You have all the time in the world and do not want to go away. What a wonderful moment to take your time to reflect. What is she thinking about? Time to reflect…

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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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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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The Rialto Bridge

The Rialto Bridge is an icon sight in Venice you will visit anyways, even without intending to go there. It is located in the very heart of Venice, connecting the western part of the island with the center and the eastern part. It is one of only four bridges across the main Venetian canal, the […]

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Contarini del Bovolo

The Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo is not so much visited as it lays a little bit off the typical routes in Venice you would take. However, it is worth searching for it and finding it, as it is a very untypical building, having a famous round staircase on its façade. As the name says, the […]

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Corte di Gabriela ****

This seductive Venetian hotel is a boutique hotel close to the main square Piazza San Marco, very close to the world-famous Teatro La Fenice. Elegant classic Venetian style in a 19th century palace, with a touch of contemporary design. Each room is different. The WLAN is free and you might even get a free iPad […]

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The Gritti Palace *****

This world famous hotel – the Venetian Gritti Palace –  still retains a familiar touch, embedded in beautiful art and luxury. It offers 82 extravagant rooms. The Gritti Palace ***** Campo Santa Maria del Giglio 2467 30124 Venice, Italy Tel.: +39 / 41 /794611 Fax: +39 / 41 / 5200942 grittipalace@luxurycollection.com Further information and booking

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Al Ponte Antico Hotel ****

The Al Ponte Antico Hotel is in a small palace from the 16th century, when the Republic of Venice was at its historical peak of might. It preserved its great style and is carefully renovated. The interieur and the rooms are in a great Venetian style, partly overwhelming and heavy, however in a very nice […]

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Hotel Palazzo Sant’ Angelo ****

This elegant, luxurious and romantic four star hotel on the Canale Grande has opulent interieur in the style of the Belle Epoque. The hotel is in close walking distance to Campo Santo Stefano, Campo Sant’ Angelo, the Teatro La Fenice. Also the Rialto and San Marco’s square are not so far away. The best way […]

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Hotel Le Isole ***

The Hotel Le Isole Venice is in a 16th century Palace and close to the main square, the Piazza San Marco, right in the center of the islands. It markets itself as a charming family-type hotel. It also has a courtyard inside where breakfast is served in summer, which is rather seldom in Venice. In […]

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