Antica Modisteria Giuliana Longo
Chiesa di San Salvador
A dream made real, San Salvador was conceived in the 7th century when Jesus appeared to a sleeping Bishop Magnus and pointed out the...
Chiesa di San Bartolomeo
German traders didn’t have to stray far from the trading floor of the Fondaco dei Tedeschi to pray for an upswing in the market for...
Ponte di Rialto
A superb feat of engineering, Antonio da Ponte’s 1592 Istrian stone span cost 250,000 gold ducats to construct – a staggering sum that...
Named after the city’s great playwright, Venice's main theatre has an impressive dramatic range that runs from Goldoni’s comedy to...
With just-baked strudel and reliably frothy cappuccino, Rosa Salva has provided Venetians with fresh reasons to roll out of bed for over...
Lonely Planet review
Shoe closets are for amateurs: Giuliana’s shop is the dream hat-cupboard of any true sartorialist. Styles range from hand-woven Montecristi panama hats – as modelled by client Sean Connery – to a fuchsia felt number that looks like a doge’s cap for Peggy Guggenheim. Giuliana is here most days, polishing leather aviator hats or affixing a broad band to a bareteri, wide-brimmed gondolier’s hats best worn with a rakish tilt (from €45).