Posts tagged Venice
Destination Dreaming 2019

As the year draws to a close the new year means one main thing…planning! What didn’t you get to do that you really wanted to? Where would you like to visit next? What kind of experience are you keen to have in 2019? We’ve adopted a more “slow” approach to travel, allowing us to fully immerse wherever we are staying and most importantly, connect with locals.

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B Restaurant alla vecchia pescheria - Murano, Italy

While taking our time to explore Venice properly, we discovered that there’s much more to the island than the art-rich city centre. More than 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges surround Venice, most are inhabitable or off-limits to visitors. Murano is an exception, as it is where glass has been made genuinely for over 700 years. We decided to stay in Murano for 3 reasons...

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Venice - Italian rhapsody

“Venice is a fish,” writes Tiziano Scarpa, “It’s like a vast sole stretched out against the deep. How did this marvelous beast make its way up the Adriatic and fetch up here, of all places?” Doesn´t the prying of a group of 118 small islands separated by canals and linked by bridges ever blow your mind?

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