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Venice-classic tour PDF Print Email

 

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If you have just few time and it is the first time you visit Venice, tour guide must include San Marco and its square until Riva degli Schiavoni' s Bridge of Sighs, then proceeding towards Rialto, the markets area. At the first sight you can see the strength, the elegance and the prominence of Serenissima, a Republic that continously ruled over thousand years thanks to 120 Doges. All of this attracted the attention of lots of scholars from all over the world.

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Venice- Tour of Lagoon's isles PDF Print Email

laguna-veneta-webIn the Lagoon there are still several isles that in the past had important roles, both defensive and commercial ones. Now the inhabited isles and the ones you can visit are: Lido (particularly suggestive with his historical seaside site that hosts Cinema's International Festival), Murano (with its famous blown glass), Pellestrina, Burano (famous for crochets manufacturing and very colorful houses, source of inspiration for several artists), Sant' Erasmo (with its gardens), Mazzorbo, le Vignole, Torcello (and his marvellous Cathedral with The Last Judgement mosaic, but with only 25 inhabitants), Mazzorbetto e San Clemente.

Other isles include some monasteries: S. Giorgio Maggiore, S. Lazzaro degli Armeni (famous for its valuable Pinacotheca and its collection of manuscripts ), S. Francesco del Deserto, a peaceful oasis or there are also: S. Servolo, la Certosa, il Lazzaretto Nuovo and S. Michele, the suggestive cemetery where Igor Stravinskij is buried.  

 

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Venezia Sestiere per Sestiere PDF Print Email

Chiesa di San Giovanni in BragoraIl sestiere è una delle sei zone in cui è divisa la città di Venezia. Corrisponde al quartiere delle altre città. Questo porta anche ad una particolare numerazione civica che e' unica per ciascun sestiere (Castello raggiunge quasi i 7000). Si arriva spesso ad avere talvolta due numeri civici molto diversi fra loro a poca distanza l'uno dall'altro.


Ciascuna visita guidata propone uno dei sei sestieri, che sono:

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