A perfect day in Venice with SPG Member Marco

Explore Venice with SPG Member Marco, and get into the hidden gems of the city of canals.

September 24, 2015

My Venice

Venetians use the many canals as their highways. Using the water isn’t just a quick way to get around, it gives a different perspective of the city.

But first, every day in Italy, begins and ends with a coffee. Is there anything more Italian than an Espresso?

 

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This is my perfect Venice. Enjoy discovering yours!

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Hotel Danieli, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice

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The Gritti Palace, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Venice

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ST.Regis - Casting Light On a New Era

Opened in 1894 by legendary hotelier César Ritz, the St.Regis Rome has always been considered one of the best examples of high-level European hospitality and enjoys a strategic location in the center of the city.

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Italy is always a wonderful country to visit, even more so during the festive season, when music concerts, Christmas markets, religious celebrations, and gourmet eating are the order of the day.