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Venice Sightseeing: Best Venice Tours and Day Trips from Venice
Tours are a fabulous way to explore a city—as long as the guide is knowledgeable, experienced, and passionate. Tour Guy guides are all of the aforementioned and more. As a history professor with almost two decades of teaching experience, I know the deepest level of learning occurs when the person conveying the message is enthusiastic… Continue reading Venice Sightseeing: Best Venice Tours and Day Trips from Venice
Venice and Amalfi Photographs For Sale on Etsy
A list of Venice and Amalfi photographs for sale on Etsy by travel blogger and historian Roaming Historian.
Best Things to Do in Venice
Venice, once a major trading empire known as the most Serene Republic of Venice (la Serenissima), now takes her power from the ability to seduce visitors with her decaying beauty. Peaceful canals, pigeon-filled piazzas, and golden basilicas entice and delight. I encourage you to visit Venice for its history and soak up its rich ambience.… Continue reading Best Things to Do in Venice
Gondola Rides in Venice—Worth Every Euro
Before traveling to Venice, I had read countless articles and blogs from travelers warning visitors not to buy into the tradition of the gondola ride. The main reason was always the same—it was too expensive. At 80 euros for forty minutes (before evening increases the rates) the critics were correct about the price. But they… Continue reading Gondola Rides in Venice—Worth Every Euro