Local life experiences

gondola silver lagoon

Behind a gondola

A gondola trip is the dream of every tourist. Romance, history, fun and and the pleasant feeling to be part of a magical city…

Venice upside down

Walking in Venice seems so natural that we can easily forget on what you are walking on. If we turned around Venice we would…

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…