Giddily over the top even by rococo standards, this gaudy, glitzy 18th-century Jesuit church is difficult to take in all at once, with a...
Oratorio dei Crociferi
Humble though it may seem from the outside – especially after the opulence of I Gesuiti across the street – this simple 12th-century...
Chiesa dei Santi Apostoli
This church is worth visiting for the 15th-century Cappella Corner by Mauro Codussi, which features a Tiepolo altarpiece of St Lucy,...
Teatro Fondamenta Nuove
Expect the unexpected in Cannaregio’s experimental corner: dances inspired by water and arithmetic, new American cellists and long-lost...
Birds sweetly singing in this campo are probably angling for your leftovers, but they don’t stand a chance. Chef-owner Luciano’s...
Lonely Planet review
There's nowhere better for a coffee on the way to or from Murano and the northern lagoon islands. Late in the day, you may be tempted to skip the caffeine hit and switch to a generous goblet of spritz , a fine sunset option on the fondamenta . The only problem is that, since it expanded its rather pretentious and expensive restaurant, the outside tables are set up for diners too early for comfort.