11 march 2016 : inauguration of the first accessible dock for gondolas in Venice

11 march 2016: Opens the first dock  wheelchair-accessible landing place to allow people with disabilities to comfortably get on and off a gondola, according to a press release from nonprofit organization Gondolas4ALL, which launched the endeavor in 2012. The platform allows a person to board directly and without exiting his or her wheelchair. Previously, wheelchair […]

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The aperitif in Venice is called SPRITZ

The Spritz  is a alcoholic aperitif very popular in Venice made with the  Prosecco wine with addition of a liquor,(Such as Aperol, Campari or Select). The name  derives from the German verb “spritzen”Spray,  the act of adding water to wine. For many, in fact, Spritz was born during the period of the Hapsburg domination Veneto in ‘800. […]

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VENICE CARNIVAL : LE FRITTELLE VENEZIANE

Carnival of Venice 2016  : 23 january  to  09 february  Are you coming in  Venice during  the Venetian Carnival ? you can’t miss the exquisite typical Carnival specialty: the venetian frittella! In the Serenissima times frittelle were produced and sold by the “fritoleri”. Today every coffee and pastry shops turn out freshly home made frittelle, […]

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06 jan 2016 : Regata delle Befane

The January 6 2016 the traditional appointment with the cute “Regata delle Befane ” in Venice.it takes place every year  to celebrate Epiphany  is a Particular and happy challenge with the oars. The departure is scheduled at 11.00 from  San Tomà to the Rialto and arrival. It is a playful race between the old owners of […]

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New Year's Eve in Venice !

  Few minutes before midnight, Venice welcomes 2016 with a fireworks show that will illuminate the  Basin of  Saint Mark celebrating the the new year’s eve, with thousand colors dancing on the lagoon. To watch the fireworks, we invite you to take the place along the Riva degli Schiavoni, Riva Ca ‘di Dio, Riva San Biagio, Riva Sette Martiri. HAPPY […]

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