Squero di San Trovaso
The wood cabin along Rio di San Trovaso looks like a stray ski chalet, but it’s one of Venice's three working squeri (shipyards), with...
Chiesa dei Gesuati
Venice's forecast calls for year-round sunshine inside Giorgio Massari's baroque church. Luminous afternoon skies surrounding St Dominic...
Hardly academic, these galleries contain more murderous intrigue, forbidden romance and shameless politicking than the most outrageous...
Cantinone Già Schiavi
Regulars gamely pass along orders to timid newcomers, who might otherwise miss out on tuna-leek cicheti with top-notch house soave, or...
Ristorante San Trovaso
After the Accademia leaves you delirious with visual overload, come to your senses with fried calamari, polenta, sarde in saor and a...
Lonely Planet review
Gelato to go is half-price at the bar, but sunny days are meant for lazing away dockside with Da Nico’s gianduiotto, a slab of hazelnut gelato submerged under panna (whipped cream), or panna in ghiaccio, frozen whipped cream sandwiched between cookies.