Venice the romantic city with its gondolas, the architecture and the colorful towns makes one fall in love with the place. The ancient artistic legacy and watery beauty has attracted many tourists from all over the world and every corner of Venice is filled with historical sites, the city offers everything from neighbourhood pastry shops to beautiful churches to artisan boutiques. There are so many things to do and see in Venice so here is a list so that you can see the place and discover something new.
Get Lost In The City In A Gondola
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A trip to Venice is not complete unless you take a ride in a gondola and is an essential part of the trip. Though the ride is expensive it is the best way to see the view of the city’s handsome architecture and the famous bridges. The city was built to be seen from the water and the gondolas pass through all the narrow alleyways and low bridges. In some gondolas there are trained classical singers singing traditional Venetian songs while you are taken around the city which is an experience in itself.
St.Mark’s Square Is The Heart Of Venice
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It is Venice’s only square with the title of Piazza, is considered one of the finest squares is surrounded on three sides by stately arcades of public buildings. This public square is the perfect place view the St Mark’s Basilica and is one of Venice’s prime location.
Libreria Acqua Alta The Unusual Bookstore
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A must visit bookstore in Venice where you see piles of books overflow from bathtubs, wagons and even full sized gondolas. There is a huge collection of old and new books, and a set of stairs made by encyclopedias in the backyard, leads to a gorgeous view of the canal.
Rialto Market Or The Fish Market
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A visit to the Rialto market is a must when you are in Venice. It is one of the most ancient markets, this vibrant market is frequented by locals as well as tourists. It is the best way to see the city’s vibrant social life and get a taste of the real Venetian life.
Gelateria Alaska For Turmeric Gelato
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This place serves the most unique gelatos and every flavor is made right there by the owner himself. The flavors are of various kinds like the orange, arugula and turmeric and the ingredients are from his own backyard. The ice cream is light and not very sweet and is very refreshing so worth a visit.
One should go whenever you get a chance and fall in love with this beautiful place.