Aspiring sea captains with nerves of steel can take on Venetian water traffic in a rented boat from Brussa . You can hire a 7m boat...
Chiesa di San Geremia
This otherwise uninspiring 18th-century church contains the body of St Lucy (Santa Lucia), who was martyred in Syracuse in AD 304. Her...
Museo Ebraico & Jewish Ghetto
This area in Venice was once a getto (foundry) on an island away from the main area of Cannaregio to contain the risk of fire – but its...
Since 1890 Rizzo has been preparing Venetians for train journeys to terra firma with grilled panini packed with garlic-spiked...
Rio Terà San Leonardo 1337 · interesting places nearby
Torrefazione Marchi information
Venetians can't catch a train without a pit stop at this aromatic shopfront lined with brass-knobbed coffee bins. Since 1930, Venice's Marchi family has been importing speciality beans, roasted fresh daily in a washtub-size roaster behind the marble bar and ground to order. Connoisseurs who disdain flavoured brews: try noxea , espresso made with coffee beans roasted with fresh hazelnuts.