When you arrive in Venice, you'll soon learn that it is very easy to spend money in this city, from museum entrance fees to transportation costs. This city can get pretty expensive; all goods have to be brought in by boat every day and the number of visitors has exploded in recent years. \But enjoying Venice on a tight budget is still possible, it just requires a bit of … [Read more...] about The Ultimate Guide to Venice on a Budget
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With an influx of nearly 5 million tourists visiting the fairytale island of Venice each year, the city has reached maximum capacity which will now require tourists to fork over a couple of extra euros in order to experience Venice’s undoubtedly beauty first-hand. The Venice tourist tax may not be what your wallet wants, but city officials deem it necessary for the city's … [Read more...] about Floating City Imposes Day-Tripper Venice Tourist Tax
If there’s one thing to remember when planning a trip to Venice, it’s this - Venice is an island. That means instead of streets there are canals, and instead of cars there are boats! When planning how you’ll get around using the Venice public transportation, tickets and logistics can be challenging for visitors. Using Public Transport in Venice The primary … [Read more...] about How to use Venice Public Transportation
Did you know Venice is not limited to just one island cluster? It is actually made up of more than 100 minor islands, all worthy of a visit. Some of the must-see Venice islands on your list should be Burano, Murano, and Lido, but also the small islands of Torcello, San Michele, and Pellestrina. How many Venice islands are there? There are 118 islands in … [Read more...] about Venice | How to Visit Murano, Burano, Lido & More!
With its gorgeous canals lined by historic architecture, Venice is one of Italy’s most famous destinations for good reason. Venice consists of 117 small islands and over 400 bridges, a veritable maze of a city. As long as you have good plans in place, it's possible to see the highlights of Venice in only half a day. To tour or not to tour? The below info … [Read more...] about How to Spend a half day in Venice