|Rich in history and legends Venice introduces
the tourist to a fantastic carousel of endless calli,
campielli, channels, churches, museums and splendid
buildings that show Venice as the meeting of
east and west.
|The shop windows, full of glasses and colored masks
accompany the walk up to St. Mark Square, but
as soon as you turn a corner there you find the
unusual Venice: narrow alleys, passing the façade
of building seemingly frozen in ages. This is
the real Venice, unknown to the tourist. This is the
real Venetian life. By following the more hidden
itineraries someone can find timeless history.
|And what can one say about the sea? Tradition has
it that Venice is wed to the sea, true the soul
of the city is there. Her foundation, history and fortune
are born of the sea and the 118 islets that form the
|Venice Tourism provide a guide into
these itineraries offering maps and photos of Venice,
giving you news and information about the city and suggesting
lodging and accommodation in agreeable hotels.