Ponte di Calatrava
Chiesa di San Simeone Piccolo
Designed by Giovanni Antonio Scalfarotto and completed in 1738, this domed neoclassical building is one of the last churches to be built...
Chiesa dei Scalzi
An unexpected outburst of baroque extravagance, this Longhena-designed church has a facade by Giuseppe Sardi rippling with columns and...
HelloVenezia Ticket Outlet (ACTV)
HelloVenezia ticket office.
An agricultural cooperative grocery with a good deli section.
Ponte di Calatrava information
Avant-garde Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava’s 2008 bridge over the Grand Canal has been called many things: a fish tail, a glass tongue, unnecessary, pleasingly streamlined and displeasingly wheelchair-inaccessible. Some prefer the bridge by night, as a ghostly streak of light reflected in the Grand Canal; others appreciate daylight revealing its red ribbed-steel underbelly.