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Venice Guide

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Best of Venice

3 days in Venice
3 days in Venice

Whether you're a romantic at heart or not, Venice promises to take your breath away. It's a city best experienced with your eyes -- and your senses --wide open.

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Family-friendly Venice

Venice for young kids
Venice for young kids

Kids of all ages will undoubtedly fall under Venice's spell. Here, some spots and activities sure to thrill them.

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Venice on a budget

Venice on a budget
Venice on a budget

While Venice isn't necessarily known for its bargains, there are great ways to experience this city's good life without spending a fortune.

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Insiders' Venice

Venice off the beaten path
Venice off the beaten path

Venice is a magical place with surprises around every corner and across every bridge. Still, these spots hold a special allure. Check them out.

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Getaways from Venice

Daytrips from Venice
Daytrips from Venice

Wonderfully located in Italy's Veneto region, Venice is both easy to reach -- and to leave. Here are some great getaways within a few hours of this incredible city.

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Veneto, Italy Architecture Road Trip
Veneto, Italy Architecture Road Trip

Modern architecture has never been particularly welcome in Venice. Le Corbusier, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Louis Kahn were all rebuffed in their efforts to add to the city’s historic fabric. Only after...

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Venice for Kids
Venice for Kids

Venice is a city that appeals to adults for its rich history, culture, and arts. It is also a city that is easily explored by families and appreciated by children for the intriguing details and facts...

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Off the Beaten Path: Lido di Venezia
Off the Beaten Path: Lido di Venezia

Sitting between the Adriatic Sea and the lagoon of Venice, the island of Lido spans 12 kilometers and gives visitors a taste of real life with its beaches and laid back atmosphere.

Over time, Lido...

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Foodie Delight in Venice
Foodie Delight in Venice

From the local market to specialty cheese, spice, and chocolate shops, the Sestiere of San Polo behind the Ponte di Rialto is a foodie's dream. Start to explore in the morning to bear witness to the...

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Getting to Know  Dorsoduro in Venice
Getting to Know Dorsoduro in Venice

Dorsoduro is known as the center of academic and artistic life in Venice. Situated between the Grand Canal and the Canale of the Giudecca, this sestiere is easily walkable and provides a glimpse into...

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The Cultural Heart of Venice
The Cultural Heart of Venice

From the Galleria Dell'Accademia to the Palazzo Grassi to the historic Teatro La Fenice opera house, Venice has a rich history of cultural arts that have inspired artists and musicians throughout the...

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Perfect Day

Venice - Top Ten Attractions (BradJill, 19 Mar 2012)
4.5 of 5 stars 18 Votes
Discover venice (venice-michele, 17 Feb 2009)
4.5 of 5 stars 3 Votes

Perfect Weekend

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Best Of

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VENICE, the Easy Way! (TravelGipsy, 15 Jan 2008)
4.5 of 5 stars 8 Votes
Italy's Top 5 Scenic Adventures (billiverstravels, 20 Jul 2007)
4.5 of 5 stars 12 Votes

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Intense Italy (PTKeil, 15 Oct 2006)
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Venice Venice Venice!! (whales44, 10 Apr 2008)
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