Articles Archive for June 2010
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If Venice seems like a ghost city by night, head straight to the beach resort of Jesolo Lido, just before the sun goes down, to dance the night away.
The nights here in Jesolo start at sunset, all along the seafront and the endless promenade, where bars get quickly crowded for the first aperitifs of the night, spritz is a must. These are the places to hit for a fab night out.
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Venice, a city of legendary beauty and history, one of the most magical, fascinating and romantic destinations in the world with a setting and an atmosphere hard to beat. Yet, if you wish to make your stay in the sinking-city even more special and unforgettable, willing to splash out some Euros, check out these top luxury hotels and get ready to indulge in a truly de luxe Venice experience.
Hotel Cipriani €630(super saver) – over €3000pn
Away from the hustle and bustle of Venice, set in lush gardens, you would probably feel …
Food & Drink »
Risi e bisi (rice and peas) is a classic springtime Venetian dish. Technically, you could now prepare it any time of the year but this dish really shines in the month of May and June when the peas are freshly harvest and using the local rice crops in the Po river estuary, among the Verona province.
Risi and Peas dish is known to be brought into our culinary tradition in the 16th century by the Doge of Venice. He loved this dish so much that he declared it “national plate” to …