Discover The Beauty of Venice

Venice is arguably one of the most beautiful cities within Italy. There's so much to explore that it makes the perfect city break and will certainly be a trip you'll remember for a lifetime. This article takes a look at just some of the amazing sites and opportunities you can discover in Venice.

Float along the canals
A trip to Venice simply wouldn't be complete without taking a trip on a gondola for the quintessential Venetian experience. If you're wondering how much a gondola ride is, you can expect to pay approximately £30 for a thirty minute trip.


Guided walking tour
Why not take a walking tour to show you the sites and sounds of this majestic city. This is a great way of learning about the culture and history of the area from those who know it best!

Visit Piazza San Marco
Piazza San Marco or St Mark’s Square as it is called in English, is one of the main points of interest in Venice. Here you will find Venice’s most famous buildings including St Mark’s Basilica and the Doge’s Palace. It is free to entre St Mark’s Basilica or you can simply observe its stunning architecture from the outside. You can also opt to go inside Doge’s Palace which is one of the most important historical buildings in Venice

piazza san marco

Take a stroll around
One of the best ways to get to know the city is to simply wander around exploring. Venice has 150 canals running through it so it is made up of hundreds of tiny islands, connected by bridges and walkways. There are many beautiful bridges to explore, which includes the famous Bridge of Sighs and the Rialto Bridge. This is a great way to stumble upon some wonderful sites, places to eat and places to explore.

Try the delicious cuisine
Venice has many places to eat from restaurants to little cafes and bakeries. You can try lots of Italian cuisine such as pizzas, pasta dishes or seafood dishes. It is advisable to do some research before visiting to discover the places you'd like to eat at and to check out the reviews.

venice cafe

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