Literary Venice #suggestedreadings

“Tell me where is fancy bred, Or in the heart, or in the head?” William Shakespeare, The Merchant of Venice 5 books that might inspire you, all set in Venice: a thriller, a novel, a memoir, a game, a cookbook. #1 Acqua Alta, a commissario Guido Brunetti mystery #2 The Wings of the Dove, Henry James […]

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What can I do for you?

Venice by Venice is especially designed to provide a different experience from the usual tours/walks. Itineraries vary according to your needs and desires. The first issue is your time. You’re planning a visit to a unique city, built on more than one hundred islands. No cars, just time for yourself, and the chance to live in a […]

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Save the dates

Things to ponder before planning a visit It might be busy on the following dates, you’re strongly advised to book in advance. Carnival time, immediately before the Christian celebration of Lent, forty days before Easter, ending on Shrove Tuesday (Martedì Grasso). 25th April San Marco, Festa del bòcolo (Feast of the rosebud) Venice’s patron saint, St. Mark. […]

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