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    Want to go on a gondola ride? Here’s everything you need to know!

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    Gondola Ride There are many reasons for which Venice is famous in the whole world,…

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    Want to shop in Venice? Here are the insider tips you have been looking for!

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    Do you know what is even more difficult than finding a place where to eat…

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    Venice on a budget? Yes, you can.

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    There are plenty of things to do in Venice when you are on a budget.…

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    View on a canal in Venice during sunset

    The top 5 experiences to try in Venice, and where to book them!

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    You’re planning your first, or 10th trip to Venice, and you’re looking forward to it.…

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    Rio dei Carmini in Dorsoduro, and Chiesa di San Raffaele

    The ultimate guide of the top 10 things to do and see in Venice, Italy

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    The ultimate guide of the top 10 things to do and see in Venice, Italy

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    Where to stay in Venice, Italy? A quick guide for the responsible visitor

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    ‘Where to stay in Venice?’ is one of the most common questions you have been…

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    How to travel in an enjoyable and respectful fashion. Our tips for the responsible tourists.

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    Make these 8 simple behaviors and choices a habit to be the perfect responsible tourist.

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    View from the Terrace on top of the Fontego dei Tedeschi in Venice, Italy

    Fontego dei Tedeschi

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    Venice, Italy, Panoramic View: The Fontego dei Tedeschi’s terrace offers a great view on Venice and the Grand Canal

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    Merletto centerpiece at the Burano Lace Museum

    Burano Lace Museum

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    Thanks to the work of the Adriana Marcello Foundation, in 1978, the Venice city council founded the “Consortium for Burano Lace”, to revive and re-evaluate the ancient art of the Merletto di Burano, or Burano Lace. After ordering and cataloguing historical documents and drawings, the Lace Museum was opened in the building which had been Burano Lace school from 1872 to 1970.

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    Restored Murano Glass Chandelier in the Museum of Glass in Murano Venice

    Murano Glass Museum

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    Originally a patrician’s palace in typical Flamboyant Gothic style, in 1659 it became the residence of Bishop Marco Giustinian who later bought and donated the property to the Torcello diocese. In 1805 the Torcello diocese was abolished, and the palace became Murano’s town hall. The museum was created in 1861 and was housed on the first floor, but the rapid growth of the collection lead the museum to occupy the whole building. Since 1923, when Murano was annexed to Venice, the museum became part of the Venice Civic Museums.

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