Venice or 'La Serenissima', as she was
known for thousands of years, is truly one of the most seductive
and beguiling places anywhere in the world. Built on more than 117
low-lying islands, this unique city is a water wonderland divided
by over 400 canals and spanned by more than 400 bridges.
And whilst life on her stunning
waterways is still evolving today, the ancient monuments, museums,
churches, art galleries and spires will all entice you to explore
her glorious past. Wonder at the audacity of Casanova, delve into
the secrets of the Council of Ten or marvel at the talent of
incredible painters like Canaletto and Paolo Veneziano.
Whatever you decide to do, just like
it did with Goethe, Mann and Browning before you, Venice can't fail
to capture your imagination and seduce you with her beauty …