Hostaria da Zorzi – Venice, Italy

Hostaria da Zorzi – Venice, Italy

The Hostaria da Zorzi is a family run restaurant that is a favorite of the gondoliers.  The ground floor is a bar and back room, but you’ll be seated upstairs in the dining room.  The dining room is a bit cramped, particularly if other tables are seated next to you,...
The Best Priced Cappuccino in Venice

The Best Priced Cappuccino in Venice

For nearly an entire day we wondered the back streets of Venice.  We probably crossed a good percentage of the 900 bridges that are in the city and when it was all said and done, we had really just walked in a giant circle.  However, that giant circle looped back to...
Gondola Ride, Venice

Gondola Ride, Venice

“Gondola, gondola…” Those were the two words in the song that our gondolier sung us that I could understand and they echoed down the quiet canals of Venice.  A gondola ride is everything you would expect it to be.  You ride a quite little boat...
Westin Europa & Regina, Venice

Westin Europa & Regina, Venice

The Westin Europa & Regina Hotel is a picturesque hotel with a prime location.  As a guest, you’ll pay for that prime location and you’ll pay dearly.  Granted, everything in Venice is more expensive, but you never really realize how expensive until you experience...