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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN VENICE?
The Grand Canal winds through Venice like a long snake, dividing the city into two parts. This separation poses a problem for those who are on foot and need to get from one part to another.The need to feel one might always be able…
Packing a suitcase for a weekend in Venice
That moment you are seized with doubt as to what to pack for a short break in another city.Here you are, ready for a long-awaited getaway for a few days: tickets printed out or downloaded onto your smartphone, hotel booked online…
Mestre: a special alternative to Venice
Just before you cross the lagoon, on the long road and Rail Bridge leading to Venice, you'll find “Mestre”. It's a built-up area that has developed around the major economic activities of Venice's mainland, with a port, shipyards,…