Chiesa di San Giacomo dell’Orio
La Serenissima seems serene as ever inside the cool gloom of this Romanesque church, founded in the 9th to 10th centuries and completed...
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...
Chiesa di San Giovanni Decollato
Heady rumours swirl like canal mists around this long-abandoned church named for San Zan Degolà, or St John the Headless, known rather...
Jazz provides a backbeat to buzzing conversation until the wee hours, and local musicians have been known to break into jam sessions...
Head out the back into the courtyard to indulge in an enormous choice of generous, tasty pizzas over a beer. The crowd pleaser here is...
Calle Larga dei Bari 1159 · interesting places nearby
Alaska Gelateria information
Outlandish organic artisanal gelato: enjoy a Slow Food scoop of house-roasted local pistachio, or two of the tangy Sicilian lemon with vaguely minty Sant’Erasmo carciofi . Even vegans are spoiled for choice of flavours, including watermelon and rose. Kids who choose strawberry granita (shaved ice) can top the confection with a leaf plucked from the basil plant on the counter.