All posts in: Venice

The Sestieri: the Six Venice Areas

17/09/2019
Other cities have ‘quarters’, but in Venice, areas of the city are known as “sestieri”. So how many di...

Jewish Quarter, Venice: All About the Ghetto

17/09/2019
Head to the Cannaregio district and you’ll find an interesting slice of Venetian history: the city’s Jewis...

How to go kayaking in Venice

02/08/2019
Venice is a city built on water, so exploring its atmospheric canals from the perspective of a boat is a must....

How to see Venice’s Regata Storica

02/08/2019
If you’re heading to Venice in early September, there’s an exciting event you won’t want to miss. The Re...

Venice: Get around a city built on water

24/07/2019
How do you get around in a city with no cars? Whether you’re on a day trip in Venice or you’re here for a ...

Venice tourist traps: how to avoid getting caught

19/07/2019
Venice is one of the world’s most beautiful cities, so it’s little wonder that tourists flock there in the...

Here’s why you should plan a Venice honeymoon

08/07/2019
Celebrated as one of the most romantic honeymoon spots in Europe, if not the world, Venice – the City of...

Redentore, Venice 2019: the most popular festival in town

04/07/2019
The event Venice is most famous for may be the Carnival, but there’s another festival that looms large in th...

Castello, Venice: what to see and do in the city’s least known district

26/06/2019
The Castello area of Venice may not be the city’s best known district (sestiere), but it is the largest, and...

What to do in Istria when it rains

16/05/2019
Even the sunniest countries sometimes get rain, but the good news is that if you’re on holiday in Croatia, t...