Posts Tagged ‘ Rialto ’

Venice celebrates its 1600th anniversary

Jun 7th, 2021 | By

To celebrate 1,600 years in such a cultural and heritage site will produce plenty of events from which to choose.

Postcard from Venice

Oct 7th, 2013 | By

Having made his annual trip to Venice, Adrian jots down some features that caught his eye last week

Is Venice Expensive?

Jul 21st, 2010 | By

Venice is perceived as expensive and that turns many people off from going there. Like many other tourist destinations it can be. Some things are outrageous such as the price of water taxis and a gondola for one can set you back €85 for 30 minutes. If you go to a restaurant close to St Marks and order a glass of wine, two slices of pizza and a coke it can cost €19. But then if you are in Tokyo, London or New York you
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A Short Break in Venice

Jul 19th, 2010 | By

Can there be anyone in the UK who hasn’t heard of Venice? With a rich, unique heritage there is nowhere quite like it. It is ideal as a short break being compact and it allows you time to decide what you should come back and see at greater length. This is not for those of you that like beach holidays. Those of you can stay on the Lido, if you want but, in fairness, the beach is like any other. For those with children who
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