Piccola Venezia (Little Venice) is crossed with small canals built during the 17th century using Venetian methods of reclaiming land...
Chiesa di Santa Catarina
Chiesa di Santa Catarina, with its ancient, thick stone walls, stands sentry on the western side of Piazza dei Domenicani as it did for...
The city's unspectacular cathedral, designed by visiting British architect Inigo Jones, was later used by Jones as a model for the...
L'Ancora's canalside terrace is the white-hot ticket in good weather, though settling for a table in the 17th-century, barrel-ceilinged,...
Fortezza Vecchia information
Close to the waterfront, the Fortezza Vecchia was constructed in the 16th century on the site of an 11th-century building. With huge vertical cracks and bits crumbling away, it looks as though it might give up and slide into the sea at any moment.