The Absolute Worst Time to Visit Venice to Save Your Sanity

The Absolute Worst Time to Visit Venice to Save Your Sanity

Imagine gliding through serene canals, the soft melodies of gondoliers echoing off centuries-old buildings. Now, imagine that same journey, only you’re amidst a sea of tourists, elbowing for space.  My opinion is that the worst times to visit Venice are July and August due to the crowds and intense heat and humidity. However, timing is…

Eating Venice: A Comprehensive Guide to Rialto Market

Eating Venice: A Comprehensive Guide to Rialto Market

Attention all avid explorers and food enthusiasts! Are you ready to unlock the secrets of one of Venice’s most iconic destinations? Look no further than my comprehensive Rialto Market Guide. This Rialto Market guide is your key to navigating the bustling Venice Rialto market with ease, so when you want to cook your own meal…

The Ultimate Insider’s Guide for a Gondola Ride in Venice
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The Ultimate Insider’s Guide for a Gondola Ride in Venice

If you’re anything like me, the first image that pops into your head when you think of Venice is a sleek, black gondola gliding through serene canals, under ornate bridges, and past centuries-old buildings. It’s the quintessential Venetian experience, isn’t it?  I’ve been living near this magical city for years now, and let me tell…

[Insider Tips] The Best Gelato Venice Italy Has To Offer
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[Insider Tips] The Best Gelato Venice Italy Has To Offer

As a seasoned traveler to Venice since I only live an hour away, I’ve been enchanted by the city of waterways for years.  My journey to finding the best gelato in Venice has been an adventure of its own. We’re not talking about your run-of-the-mill vanilla ice cream here; this is about the creamy, dreamy…

Venice Unleashed: Is Venice, Italy Dog Friendly?

Venice Unleashed: Is Venice, Italy Dog Friendly?

Calling all dog owners who dream of experiencing the beauty and romance of Venice, Italy, with their beloved furry friends by their side! Imagine strolling through the winding cobblestone streets, exploring the picturesque canals, taking a gondola ride, and savoring delicious Italian cuisine, all while your dog accompanies you every step of the way. But,…

Sacred Splendor: 14 Famous Churches in Venice, Italy

Sacred Splendor: 14 Famous Churches in Venice, Italy

Venice, a city renowned for its iconic gondolas and the Grand Canal, holds more than meets the eye.  Amidst the well-known attractions lie the often-overlooked gems of famous churches in Venice. These sacred sanctuaries offer an enriching experience, showcasing remarkable works of art in their original settings.  Stepping inside, you’ll find respite from the crowds,…

Foodie’s Guide on What to Eat in Venice: Must Try Food
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Foodie’s Guide on What to Eat in Venice: Must Try Food

As a foodie living just an hour away from Venice, I’m passionate about exploring the traditional foods in this city’s incredible food scene.  But let’s face it, with so many restaurants catering to tourists, it’s easy to end up in a subpar tourist trap that’s overpriced and far from the authentic Venetian food the city…

[Spoiler] Venice is Worth It and Here’s 6 Reasons Why

[Spoiler] Venice is Worth It and Here’s 6 Reasons Why

It’s too crowded! It’s too expensive! It’s a tourist trap! It’s smelly! There are too many rules! You have probably heard some of those things if you talked to someone who has visited Venice leaving you wondering if Venice is worth it. It’s an understandable question. As someone who lives close to Venice, people often…