Strolling through Venice

the definitive walking guidebook to "La Serenissima"
  • 395 Pages
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Tauris Parke Paperbacks , London, New York
Venice (Italy) -- Guide
StatementJohn Freely.
GenreGuidebooks
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDG672 .F74 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination395 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23181435M
ISBN 139781845115784
LC Control Number2009292399
OCLC/WorldCa232113831

At each spot Freely peels back the layers of history to reveal the stories of Venice. Practical and informative, richly coloured and bursting with history, myth and legend, Strolling Through Venice is the perfect guide for anyone who has fallen under the spell of this most enchanting city/5(14).

Strolling through Venice: The Definitive Walking Guidebook to Strolling through Venice book Serenissima'. There is perhaps no other European city quite as romantic, as exquisitely beautiful or as enigmatic as Venice.

'La Serenissima' floats on a hundred islets in a crescent-shaped lagoon, ribboned with canals, its labyrinth shadowed with ghosts of the past/5. Strolling through Venice: The Definitive Walking Guidebook to 'La Serenissima' (Tauris Parke Paperbacks)/5.

Brings Venice to life in a series of walks. Along with a topographical account of the lagoon, a history, visits to the islands, and descriptions of the Piazza San Marco, Basilica and Ducal Palace, he visits palazzi and all the city's churches and 33 museums.

Get this from a library. Strolling through Venice: the definitive walking guidebook to 'La Serenissima'. [John Freely]. Strolling through beautiful Venice, which is the most unique city in the world for me.

Those little canals are so romantic and thanks to its many historical spots, this town is recognized for its cultural richness. Every corner offers a unique photo opportunity. My look: Embroidered-cuff cold-shoul. At each spot Freely peels back the layers of history to reveal the secrets of Venice.

Practical and informative, richly coloured and bursting with history, myth and legend, Strolling Through Venice is the perfect guide for anyone who has fallen under the spell of this most enchanting city/5(19). Pingback: Strolling Through The Venice Rialto Market – The World Is A Book – Tim, Jane and Liz Excellent Adventures.

Strolling through Venice. Posted by fabio - on Nov/ 07/ - 0 Comments; I travelled around the whole of Italy first for study reasons then for pleasure, then for work. The important and famous cities and the unknown provinces.

But one city I still hadn’t seen yet: Venice. And that’s a big lack. And shortly, strolling through this fairy tale world, we end up in one of the most iconic places in Venice: the Rialto Bridge, one of the four that cross the Canal Grande.

Loads of people cross over it and take photos, we tag along as well.

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Staying in Venice for one night - Strolling Adventures. The hotel is small so book early to avoid missing out, We were so surprised that even in the middle of the afternoon when it was hard to walk through streets that were so crowded, we found whole areas free from people.

Walk away from the populated spots and into the residential. Sarah and the kids head to the Biennale with artist Stacy Gibboni, taking in the backstreets of Venice.

Originally live streamed J   Walk and get lost-Venice is so beautiful that it’s a thrill just strolling through the city seeing the old building, churches, artists, and, best of all, get a bit of people-watching in. Use discount bus tickets – If you are staying for a longer period of time, consider purchasing a discount card for the floating bus, or vaporetto, services.

A Stroll Through Venice. Mavis Mendonca Smith-April 3, We chugged into Venice Mestre station on a cold morning. Made our way, freezing in our boots, to our hotel. It was so nice and warm there but we knew we had to head out to explore.

After a hot coffee to warm ourselves, we headed off to the station. Strolling Through Istanbul: The Classic Guide to the City (Tauris Parke Paperbacks) Hilary Sumner-Boyd, John Freely Available for the first time since its original publication thirty-seven years ago, this classic guide to Istanbul by Hilary Sumner-Boyd and John Freely is.

He has lived in New York, Boston, London, Athens and Istanbul and has written over forty travel books and guides, most of them about Greece and Turkey.

He is author of The Grand Turk, Storm on Horseback, The Cyclades, The lonian Islands (all ), Crete, The Western Shores of Turkey, Strolling through Athens /5(67). Discover one of Venice's most authentic neighborhoods by eating your way through it with our Progressive Dinner Food Tour in Cannaregio.

Enjoy a progressive dinner while strolling through Venice's Cannaregio neighborhood. 6 stops in neighborhood eateries, which includes tastings in all and 5 glasses of wine. John Freely (26 June – 20 April ) was an American physicist, teacher, and author of popular travel and history books on Istanbul, Athens, Venice, Turkey, Greece, and the Ottoman Empire.

He was the father of writer and Turko-English literary translator Maureen ion: New York University. The Violinist of Venice: A Story of Vivaldi was a book that instantly gripped me as it explores a love affair of a young woman and a priest.

As a fan of Vivaldi's compositions, I ARC provided by publisher in exchange for an honest review4/5. He wrote more than forty books, including Light from the East: How the Science of Medieval Islam Helped Shape the Western World (, ), The Grand Turk, Storm on Horseback, Children of Achilles, The Cyclades, The Ionian Islands (all ), Crete, The Western Shores of Turkey, Strolling through Athens, Strolling through Venice.

venice: timeless beauty Every year, the city of Venice attracts millions of tourists who walk around its streets admiring the beauty of a city that keeps fascinating those visiting it. Strolling through the streets, bridges and canals without getting lost can pose a challenge, but the truth is that any road will take us to a hidden treasure.

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Brooklyn-born historian of science and passionate traveller whose book, Strolling Through Istanbul, became a classic Derek Johns Mon 5 Jun EDT Last modified on Author: Derek Johns. Guide and tips for visiting the Venice Rialto Market with kids. Guide and tips for visiting the Venice Rialto Market with kids.

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He is the author of The Grand Turk, Storm on Horseback, Children of Achilles, The Cyclades, The Ionian Islands, The Western Shores of Turkey, Strolling through Athens, Strolling through Venice and the bestselling Strolling through Istanbul (all ).

He lives in : Bloomsbury Publishing. History. The designer of the palazzo is unknown but may be attributed to Filippo Calendario, the architect of Doge's the palace was owned by Francesco Maria I Della Rovere, Duke of Urbino, then it became the property of Giovanni Battista Donà, who was, however, forced sell it to the Giovannelli family to cover his building has been substantially renovated and altered Address: Cannaregio district.Aer Lingus () flies direct from Dublin to Venice daily, while Ryanair () flies to and from Pisa four times a week in October.

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