Now more than ever, you can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really need to know when traveling through Venice. Glide along the canals and meander down the cobblestone alleys as you soak up the art, history, and culture of Venice with Rick by your side. Inside Rick Steves Venice you'll find:Fully updated, comprehensive coverage for spending a week or more exploring VeniceRick's strategic advice on how to get the most out of your time and money, with rankings of his must-see favoritesTop sights and hidden gems, from St. Mark's Basilica and the Rialto Bridge to the charming city of PaduaHow to connect with local culture: Say "buongiorno" to the fish mongers at the morning market, snack on chicchetti at a local wine bar, and people-watch on a sunny piazzaBeat the crowds, skip the lines, and avoid tourist traps with Rick's candid, humorous insightThe best places to eat, sleep, and relax with a scoop of gelatoSelf-guided walking tours of lively neighborhoods and museums, plus a Grand Canal Cruise tourDetailed neighborhood maps and a fold-out city map for exploring on the goOver 400 bible-thin pages include everything worth seeing without weighing you downComplete, up-to-date information on the San Marco District, Santa Croce, Cannaregio, and more, with side trips to Padua, Vicenza, Verona, and RavennaCovid-related travel info and resources for a smooth tripMake the most of every day and every dollar with Rick Steves Venice.
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