Tag archive for ‘Venice’
By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, November 24th, 2017
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Italia! Guide: Venice and Veneto

Welcome to the new Italia! Guide: Venice and Veneto. Your complete travel guide revised and updated ready for your next trip. Find things to do and places to visit with our new Italia! Guide featuring 132 pages More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Viewpoint: the intervention

An art installation by Lorenzo Quinn on Venice’s Grand Canal symbolises the threat to the city from rising waters caused by climate change… Opposite the Rialto fish market, two giant hands emerge from the waters More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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The Art of Glass

Venice celebrated its world-famous Murano glassmaking heritage in an exciting programme of citywide events this September. Sitting in its own sea of glass, the city of Venice and its islands has long held a tradition More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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My life in Venice…

Linda Little from Sydney, Australia, bought a two-bedroom apartment in the San Polo district of Venice in early 2016. It sits three floors up in a canalside townhouse, in a quiet area close to all the city’s More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Top ten Italian cities for apartments

Incase you can’t decide on your ideal Italian city to settle in – we have made a list of the top cities for you to make the choice a bit clearer.  1. Rome – population 2,850,000 Italy’s brash, More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
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Homes in: City Apartments

Italy has a bounty of jewel-like cities – small-sized, liveable and packed with beautiful buildings. They make excellent places to buy a home, offering easy holidaymaking and superb rental returns, says Fleur More...

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By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017
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Venice wants to ban new hotels from being built in the city

In its latest move aimed at cutting down on excessive number of visitors swamping the city each year, Venice’s mayor’s office gave the green light to a ban on new tourist accommodation in the historic More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
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Love in Venice

For some people, there has only ever been one ‘City of Romance’ Many towns are called the ‘City of Love’ – Rome, Verona and Paris, to name but three. For Sara Scarpa, however, none can match the claims More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
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Christmas in Venice

Visiting Venice at this time of year will offer you an experience quite unlike the one you would have if you were to join the throngs of tourists in mid-summer.  Local woman Sara Scarpa describes the atmosphere More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, October 31st, 2016
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Dare to visit the world’s most haunted location?

It’s Halloween, so it’s time to delve into ghoulish stories, if you dare… Image: The island of Poveglia, the most haunted place in Italy. Photo: Jean-Pierre Dalbéra/Flickr Between Venice and Lido More...