Daily Italian Doses | Venice Manners

While we are talking about Venice, let’s talk about manners.  Better brush up on your etiquette or face the authorities.  High on the list?  Throw away your trash and no swimsuits in the main piazza….. For full article, click here. I’m obsessed with feedback, let me know what you think. Love it??  Pass it on!...

Venice boat travel

Think a gondola is the only way to go in Venice?  Think again.  I found this great article recently that showed 9 ways to travel by boat.  Personally, Traghetto is my favorite.  You feel like a local but you are scared to death you might fall off the whole time. Nine ways to ride...

Day 9 of My Favorite Italian Websites | Living Venice

Welcome to Day 9 of my 30 days of Italian websites that will draw you in and keep you dreaming. Living Venice is the ultimate site for anyone traveling here.  I recommend all visitors specifically read through her section named Venice instructions which has detailed information about using the vaporettos.  In addition to that she has great...

A Thousand Days in Venice by Marlena de Blasi

December 2011 A Thousand Days in Venice by Marlena de Blasi. The first book of several chronicling the author’s adventures in Italy after falling madly in love with the ‘stranger’ in Venice.  She writes about the joys and frustrations of living in Italy (and with an Italian).  Marlena is also a cook, and her...

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