Continued from my last post – “Venice – A First Timer’s View” The island area of Venice comprises of 118 small islands , 177 canals and 400 small bridges across the myriads of canals . We stayed at a hotel in the upmarket Canareggio district of Venice bounded by the Fondamenta Nova which is the sea front facing the Adriatic sea and the Grand Canal … Continue reading Venice by Boat – No walking !
Continued from my last post -The Black Rooster of Chianti Onward from Florence we had many choices – Visit North West Italy – Genoa and onto the French Riviera or Milan and Lake Como onto Switzerland or Bologna and Venice . The glorious stories of Venice starting from the Merchant of Venice to the gondolas , the water buses and Venetian cruise liner stories … Continue reading Venice – The First Time
HEre is my first blog My trip to Italy – The first post details the planning involved for the trip Subsequent posts will take you through our three week journey to Italy Continue reading My Italian trip – Planning for the Journey