Venice guidebook with walk itineraries, in-depth descriptions and insider tips. More
The Italy Heaven Guide to Venice is the in-depth guide that won't weigh you down.
Discover Venice with insider tips, following self-guided walking itineraries off the beaten track. Custom-built for e-book format, this is a book packed with fascinating information and practical advice, all of which you can either read cover-to-cover, or dip into whenever suits. The author has lived in Venice for several years, and knows the most attractive rambles, the best-value restaurants and how to avoid the crowds.
Seven walks allow you to see the best of Venice on foot. With detailed descriptions of 20 museums/galleries/sights and 40 churches, the guide contains everything you need to get to know Venice in as much depth as you would like. The restaurant recommendations will help you to avoid being ripped off, while suggested itineraries help you plan your stay. With transport advice, visitor information for the lagoon islands and several excursions, useful Italian vocabulary, contextual chapters on the city's history and art, and hotel suggestions, this is a complete and detailed guide to the most beautiful city in the world.
Includes: 7 walking itineraries with detailed directions Guides to districts, museums, galleries and churches. Chapters on art and history plus an A-Z of curious facts. Useful Italian vocabulary Lagoon islands and excursions further afield Practical advice on when to go, where to stay, what to take and how to save money Information on travel, public transport, finding your way and Venice's famous acqua alta (high water) Advice on eating and drinking, plus recommended restaurants, bars and shops Suggested hotels Tips and details that will help you get to know the real Venice Not included: Detailed maps.