Hello, gorgeous: from 18th-century duchess andrienne (hip-extending dresses) to Anne Hathaway's mega-ruffled Versace Venice Film...
Chiesa di San Stae
English painter William Turner painted San Stae obsessively, capturing early-morning Grand Canal mists swirling around the angels...
Chiesa di Santa Maria Mater Domini
This church was rebuilt c 1524 on the site of a 10th-century church. Sansovino and Scarpagnino are alternately given credit for the...
Casa Del Cinema
Venice’s public film archive shows art films in a new 50-seat, wood-beamed screening room inside Palazzo Mocenigo. Original-language...
Gelateria San Stae
Simple flavours are anything but at San Stae, where signature ingredients cover Venetian trade routes from Piedmont (Piemonte) hazelnut...
Lonely Planet review
Times and dining habits have changed since dogi strained waistcoat buttons at neighbouring Palazzo Mocenigo: Osteria Mocenigo offers light meals of cicheti at the bar (including upstanding sarde in saor ), casual lunches of homemade ravioli with radicchio and whitefish and grilled meats for dinner. A single dish here makes a satisfying meal with Veneto wine by the glass.