Local life experiences

Streets of Venice

Streets of Venice

I remember when I walked in Venice with my dad. We often spoke in dialect – as it’s still common in Italy – so…

Moeche

Moeche

‘MOECHE’ – green crabs Carcinus aestuarii – Carcinus moenas Do you know that in Venice and its region Green Crab has 5 different names?…

Under the Christmas tree

Christmas is approaching and maybe you are wondering what to give friends and family to unwrap under the tree… Here’s our idea for you:…

Mostarda

Cold days bring some typical recipes of the Venice region. “La mostarda con il mascarpone” is one of them. Mostarda is not the same…

Old recipes

I’ve always been fond of old recipes. Preparing a dish as it was a long time ago is a different way of traveling. Not…

The lost islands!

The lost islands!

Exploring the abandoned islands of the lagoon: 1 – Sant’Angelo della polvere it is located in the central lagoon a couple of miles South-West…