Venice, Italy

Canal Grande VeniceVenice, Italy: Venice is one of my favourite city break destinations in Europe. I have been there several times, whether it is spring or autumn it is always charming. Here are my recommendations for a perfect weekend escape.

Where to stay in Venice:

Hotel Danieli, Venice
A gorgeous venetian style palace, built in 14th century, was once a home for Doge Dandolo’s family. The hotel is one of the most beautiful buildings in Venice and  just few steps away from Piazza San Marco, the centre of Venice.

Piazza San Marco - VeniceHotel Cipriani, Venice
Perfect escape from Venice and just a few minutes boat drive from San Marco, this beautiful hotel offers a great stay for a city break or longer holiday.

Where to eat in Venice:
Fortuny Restaurant, Hotel Cipriani. The food is delicious and the atmosphere very stylish.

Stop for drinks:
Harry’s bar – this is the place where Bellini was discovered…


Harry's bar VeniceShopping tips:
Murano Glass factory
Small shops selling leather bags, shoes and gloves,
Il Papiro: hand made papers and cards

How to get there:
You can fly from most of the European cities. If you are already in Italy, it is quite convenient to travel by train to Venice.

Best time to be there:
Spring and autumn.


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