Three Top Tips: The Venice that only the locals know


Gondola is a must, no matter how expensive and turisty. Few knows there is a cheap taxi-gondola that you can ride in how many times you’d like to do. Just reach the Gondola Traghetto stops which are situated in front of the Canal Grande – it will take €2 to float on the most scenic Italian canal.

Venice’s tapas are called chicchetti. They are small mouthfuls to accompany a glass of local sparkling white wine (Valdobbiadene) or Aperol Spritz, the venetian aperitivo, which is a mix of sparkling white wine, Aperol and sparkling water or soda. The local osterie are always the right places to sample the traditional folpetto (octopus), baccala mantecato (codfish pâté), and meatballs.

Set off to escape the crowds. How? Reach Venice’shidden jetty. It’s a 10-minute walk from the station to Tre Archi bridge, and a few metres from it…

View original post 63 altre parole



Inserisci i tuoi dati qui sotto o clicca su un'icona per effettuare l'accesso:


Stai commentando usando il tuo account Chiudi sessione /  Modifica )

Google+ photo

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Google+. Chiudi sessione /  Modifica )

Foto Twitter

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Twitter. Chiudi sessione /  Modifica )

Foto di Facebook

Stai commentando usando il tuo account Facebook. Chiudi sessione /  Modifica )


Connessione a %s...