The Pescaria was built in 1907 on the site where fishmongers have been slinging lagoon crab for 600 years.
Ponte delle Tette
‘Tits Bridge’ got its name in the late 15th century, when neighbourhood prostitutes were encouraged to display their wares in windows...
Cantina Do Spade
Famously mentioned in Casanova's memoirs, cosy, brick-lined 'Two Spades' continues to keep Venice in good spirits with its bargain...
Traditionally, a fritolin was an eatery where diners sat at a communal table and tucked into fried fish. This is the modern equivalent,...
Calle dei Cristi 1731 · interesting places nearby
Venice's shimmering lagoon echoes in marbled-paper earrings and artist's portfolios, thanks to the steady hands and restless imagination of carta marmorizzata (marbled-paper) maestra Rosanna Corrò. After years restoring ancient Venetian books, Rosanna began creating her original, bookish beauties: tubular statement necklaces, op-art jewellery boxes, one-of-a-kind contemporary handbags, even wedding albums.