Tag: Venice

Best Venice tours, ultimate guide to exploring La Serenissima

The most romantic city in Italy, Venice is a city like no other. Truly unique in layout, architecture and style, if you ask me, more beautiful than this, it's impossible in Italy (maybe Rome, but I'm biased). There are many ways to enjoy the city, ...

Venice Ghetto, the stormy past of Europe’s oldest Jewish Quarter

It was the year 1516, to be precise March 29th, when the Senate of the Serenissima Maritime Republic of Venice declared official the institution of the city's Jewish Quarter, known also as Venice Ghetto, Europe's first neighborhood of its kind. ...

Bewitched by the magic of Venice Carnival

During the Carnival, in Venice even masks have a soul It doesn't happen very often, but sometimes it's possible to feel relentlessly attracted by one of those "must-see-not-to-miss" places crowded with tourists that I normally try to avoid. ...