Venetian Lagoon Islands Day Trip

After feeling overwhelmed with the crowded streets and alleys in Venice, we on a whim found ourselves booking a tour to a place we had never heard of. We spent an afternoon exploring 3 of the many islands that dot the Venetian Lagoon. The half-day tour from Viator included transportation to the islands of Murano, Torcello, and finally Burano. Each island is known for something unique, and all of our stops were much less busy Read More …

Is 2 Days in Venice Enough?

  Is 2 days in Venice enough? The short answer; for us it was. When you factor in the crowds and high prices, it is not the easiest place to travel. However, if this is a trip of a lifetime for you, 2 days certainly won’t be enough. As you will see we did manage to see quite a few things, while still not feeling rushed. However, there was so much we didn’t see.   Read More …