13 Coolest Things to Do in Venice at Night

a view of venice's gondolas on the grand canal all lit up in the evening light

If you’re heading to Venice for your next vacation, you may be wondering what sort of nightlife this city has to offer. The charming Italian city offers many opportunities for a night out in Venice, from relaxing activities to unique cultural experiences. Although Venice isn’t exactly a party city, this doesn’t mean you’ll have to … Read more

Taking Your First Venice Gondola Ride: Tips & Tricks to Keep in Mind

point of view of a gondola going down a canal with colorful buildings around you

When you think of Venice and its countless canals, one image jumps out above all others: the iconic gondola ride. While it may seem cliché, taking a gondola in Venice is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that’s not to be missed. Having traveled to Venice twice while living in Italy, I can tell you from my own … Read more

The 12 Best Venice Cooking Classes to Take on Your Trip

Fruits and vegetables at a stall of the Rialto market in Italy, Venice. In the background the Canal Grande can be seen with some boats and gondolas.

No trip to Italy would be complete without a visit to Venice, the aptly-named City of Water. From its scenic canals to its trademark gondolas to its breathtaking Gothic architecture, Venice is truly unlike any other place in the world Not to mention, their approach to cooking is different than other Italian regions, including its … Read more

3 Days in Venice: Itinerary for a Wonderful Weekend Break in Venice

the Rialto bridge in Venice with turquoise canal and gondolas and colorful buildings on a sunny and beautiful blue sky day

One of the most magical destinations in Italy, Venice is a unique city surrounded by turquoise canals leading out to the Adriatic Sea, located in the northwestern area of the country.  The city, romantic and full of history, offers incredible things to do either for a short stay or a multi-day holiday! If you’re visiting … Read more