Venice Travel Guide

Venice Travel guide and tourist information features useful articles to help you plan your trip to Venice, Italy.

Resources include tourist info on when to visit Venice, weather in Venice, things to see and do in Venice, dining out in Venice and individual guides to the six districts (Sestieri) that make up the historical centre of Venice which is the largest in Italy.

Guide to San Polo

Guide to San Polo

Tourist guide & information on the San Polo district of Venice, Italy includes info on the Rialto bridge, Rialto market, Scuola Grande di San Rocco, Frari Church and tours of San P…

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Guide of Canneregio

Guide of Canneregio

Travel guide containing information on the Cannaregio district of Venice that includes the Jewish Ghetto, Santa Lucia railway station, Santa Maria dei Miracoli & Madonna dell'Orto …

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Guide of Castello

Guide of Castello

Tourist information on the Castello district of Venice, includes info on the Arsenale, Naval Museum, the Biennale and Churches to be found in one of the oldest parts of Venice.

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Guide of Dorsoduro

Guide of Dorsoduro

Dorsoduro district of Venice Tourist guide includes information on the Accademia Gallery, Peggy Guggenheim museum, Island of Guidecca, Ca' Rezzonico, Salute Church & Campo Santa M…

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Guide of Santa Croce

Guide of Santa Croce

Tourist information on the Santa Croce district of Venice includes Ca' Pesaro, Tolentini Church & the Fondaco dei Turchi amongst the varied attractions of Santa Croce in Venice.

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History

History

History of Venice overview, Italy & why Venice was built on water , Venetian Republic, Venetian lagoon, early Venetians were inhabitants from the mainland seeking refuge from the B…

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Historical Regatta

Historical Regatta

Venice events include the historical regatta celebrating Caterina Cornaro a Venetian who became queen of Cyprus and was then forced by Venice to give Cyprus to Venice

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Battle of Lepanto

Battle of Lepanto

The battle of Lepanto and the sacking of Constantinople was Venice's greatest naval victory saving Europe from the onslaught of the Turkish Empire

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Redentore Festival

Redentore Festival

Venice events include the Redentore Festival in Venice in July including the history of the event, & the famous firework display of the Redentore Festival

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Murano Island

Murano Island

Guide to Murano Island, Venice. Information includes details on the famous glass made on the island of Murano, tours of the Island, and how to get to Murano from Venice.

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Burano Island

Burano Island

Guide to Burano Island in Venice famous for Burano Lace is a fishing village with multi-coloured houses, famous for lace making and can be visited on our three-island boat tour

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Torcello Island, Venice

Torcello Island, Venice

Guide to Torcello Island, Venice includes how to get to Torcello, the Cathedral of Torcello as well as the three-island boat tour of Venice islands of the lagoon that includes Tor…

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