DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide: Venice - Gillian Price
Paperback. Pub Date: 2011 Pages: 160 Publisher: Dorling Kindersley DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide Venice will lead you straight to the very best of...... more
Paperback. Pub Date: 2011 Pages: 160 Publisher: Dorling Kindersley DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide Venice will lead you straight to the very best of this Waterborne city From The meandering Canals to the world-class art galleries; this guide is your perfect pocket-sized companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists - from the Top 10 unmissable palazzos and villas and the Top 10 most beautiful churches to the Top 10 ways to explore hidden Venice. there's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid! The guide is divided by area: the Northern Lagoon; the Southern Lagoon and VeniceLido; and. Padua. Vicenza and Verona. You'll find restaurant reviews for every area. as well as recommendations for luxury hotels. bars and places to shop. You'll also find the insider knowledge every visitor needs to explore every corner of Venice effortlessly in the DK Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guide Ven...
Advantages: Great location, comfortable, quiet, secure Disadvantages: Single bedroom a little basic
...Last November I took my third trip to Venice. It hadn?t been my intention to go at all; this holiday was a joint birthday present from me to my parents but they insisted that I go along with them to show them around. Venice is a beautiful and unique city, so how could I refuse?
◄Discovering Hotel Campiello►
I discovered the Hotel Campiello on my second trip to Venice a few years...
Advantages: Great hotel, great location? Disadvantages: Perhaps too big!
...Last year in the Sunday supplements I read about the new Hilton Hotel that had just opened in Venice and they had comments on the wonderful views and the roof terrace.
As we had booked to visit Venice in March of this year, and had been several times before this was an opportunity to see another view of Venice from a different area.
I had read that it is a large hotel and thinking about...
Advantages: Location, decor and super-efficient concierge Disadvantages: Pricey for some
...and the Piazza San Marco. The nearest vaporetto stop is San Marco, literally outside the hotel. It will take you about twenty minutes by vaporetto to reach the hotel from Venice's only railway station, or the adjacent car-parks. I estimate a similar travel time from the airport.
The receptionists were prompt and efficient in effecting the registration although there was some vagueness about...