The Rough Guide to Venice and the Veneto is the definitive handbook to Europe''s most beautiful city and its hinterland. The guide includes detailed accounts of all Venice''s monuments and museums, from San Marco to the far-flung islands. There is vivid background on the city''s history and culture, with the lowdown on the Biennale, Carnevale and other special events. For every area, there are comprehensive reviews of restaurants, bars and accommodation in every price range. Finally, there is detailed coverage of Verona, Padua, Vicenza, Treviso and a host of other Veneto towns and sights.... and the ACTV map of the lagoon transport system seems at first glance to resemble the wiring diagram of a telephone exchange, but in ... There are two basic types of boat: the vaporetti. which are the lumbering workhorses used on the Canal Grande services ; (#1 ... trips on ! the #1 , #3, #4 and #82 - on these Canal Grande vaporetti the fare is an5 for any journey stopping anywhere between Piazzaleanbsp;...
|Title||:||Venice and the Veneto|
|Author||:||Jonathan Buckley, Charles Hebbert, Kate Hughes|
|Publisher||:||Rough Guides - 2004|