Venice (English: Venice, Italian: Venezia, Veneto language: Venexia) is the capital of Regione Veneto and the Province of Venice in Italy. This city has an area of 412 km ² and a population of 271,663 souls (2003). Venice is known as "La Dominante", "Serenissima", "Queen of the Adriatic", "City of Water", "City of Bridges", and "The City of Light".
City Water, this might be a fitting title for Venice. The town is situated in the northeastern part of Italy's instantly reminiscent of a name, Marco Polo. Name origin Venetian merchant who wanders into a number of Asian countries is easy to remember because listed in various historical books which taught since elementary school. The name Marco Polo could not be separated from Venice. Even the name immortalized as the name Marco Polo airport in the city.
Venice is better known as a tourist city and industrial city. Relics of fame city of trade made Venice as one of the famous tourist spot on the shores of the Adriatic Sea. With the nickname The Queen of the Adriatic which is still attached.
You can use the fast trains such as Eurostar and train-like economy class to visit Venice. From various cities in mainland Europe there are some trains which, directly or have to change trains. The train stopped at the station of Santa Lucia.
In some places you can find 24-hour cafe, so you need not fear starvation. Want to drink hot coffee tea available in the corners of the station. After that for around the city that was built of small islands that we use the vaporetto or water bus from the base named Ferovia, not far from the station. From here visitors can surround a number of places in Venice.
There are a number of routes that can be passed from this base. One route is Ferovia-famous San Marco. Magnificent buildings hundreds of years old and has been directly adjacent to the sea. Palaces, churches, and museums gothic style, Venetian-Byzantine and Lombardesque are too small-island.
The island of more than 100 were connected with the canals. In this channel operates a traditional boat called a gondola. This is a vehicle which is used if you want to surround the villages on the island. While the water bus is only used outside the canal. This water bus stops at several places and to route Ferovia-San Marco to within half an hour. In the water bus terminal in San Marco, you will meet with the vendors of souvenirs, ranging from Venetian crystal, necklace, or a replica of the gondola.
Some tourist sites frequented by tourists, such as the Academia Gallery, Campo Santo Stefano and the Church of San Moise. There is still a San Marco Square, the Basilica of San Marco and the Ducal Palace as the next destination. Canal San George, a ghetto, the Palazzo Rezzonico, estuaries, Litoral, Torcello, Burano, Murano, Lido and several churches that have historical value, including the place of Antonio Vivaldi manggungnya located next to the Basilica of San Marco. It took several days to be able to visit all these tourist sites.
No need to worry about the problem of lodging. Hotels in Venice offers the usual fare in three seasons, namely the low season (January 3 to January 31), middle season (February 13-March 14) and the high season (November 10-December 27).
If Venice became a tourist destination, do not forget to buy a souvenir glass crystal. Venice is known as a regional producer of high quality crystal souvenirs in Europe with a variety of forms. When it comes to Venice to coincide with a holiday then you should come a bit early so no longer need to queue to get a water bus.
In Specific, Indonesia also has some nice river with a typical life of the rim. When we are conscious about tourism, it is likely many places in this country that is not less beautiful than the charm of Venice.
Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, a Palazzo Casa Goldoni Centano, Galleria Giorgio Franchetti alla Ca 'd'Oro, Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, Gallerie dell'Accademia, Galleria in the Palazzo Cini, Museo Correr, the Museo d'Arte Erotica, Museo d'Arte Orientale, Museo del Ghetto, Museo del Merletto in Burano, Museo del Settecento Veneziano (Ca 'Rezzonico), Museo del Vetro in Murano, dell'Istituto Ellenico Museo, Museo della Fondazione Querini Stampalia, Museo della Scuola dei SS Dalmata. Giorgio e Trifone, Museo Storia Naturale, Museo at Torcello, Museo Arte Diocesano in sacra, Ebraico Museo, Museo Marciano, San Pietro Martire parrocchiale Museo, Museo Storico Navale, Palazzo Fortuny, Palazzo Ducale, Palazzo Grassi, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Pinacoteca e Museo, S. Lazzaro degli Armeni, Pinacoteca Manfrediniana, Scuola Grande dei Carmini, Scuola Grande San Giovanni Evangelista, Scuola Grande in San Marco, the Scuola Grande San Rocco.
Piazzas and Campi
St Mark's Square
Campo San Polo
Palaces and Palazzi
Peggy Guggenheim Collection
Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo
Fondaco dei Turchi
Scuola Grande in San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute
He Feniceopera house
La Torre dell'Orologio (St Mark's Clock)
Bridge and Canal
The Bridge of Sighs
Piazzale Roma Footbridge
The Venetian Lagoon
Islands: Burano, Lazzaretto Vecchio, Lido, Mazzorbo, Murano, Mioldalni, Isola di La Grazia, San Michele, Isola In San Secondo, Sacca Sessola, Sant'Erasmo, Isola In San Clemente, San Francesco nel Deserto, San Giorgio in Alga, San Giorgio Maggiore, San Lazzaro degli Armeni, San Servolo, Santo Spirito, Torcello, Vignole.