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  • Jewish Quarter, Venice: All About the Ghetto

    Venice

    Jewish Quarter, Venice: All About the Ghetto

    Head to the Cannaregio district and you’ll find an interesting slice of Venetian history: the city’s Jewish Quarter, known as the Ghetto. Between the 16th and 19th centuries, Venice’s Jewish […]

  • The Sestieri: the Six Venice Areas

    Venice

    The Sestieri: the Six Venice Areas

    Other cities have ‘quarters’, but in Venice, areas of the city are known as “sestieri”. So how many districts does Venice have, and what are the main things to do […]

  • How to go kayaking in Venice

    Experiences, Venice

    How to go kayaking in Venice

    Venice is a city built on water, so exploring its atmospheric canals from the perspective of a boat is a must. But can you kayak in the Venice canals? Although […]

  • How to see Venice’s Regata Storica

    Venice

    How to see Venice’s Regata Storica

    If you’re heading to Venice in early September, there’s an exciting event you won’t want to miss. The Regata Storica, or Historical Regatta, is held on Sunday 1 September and […]

  • Tunalicious Porec: what you need to know

    Croatia, Experiences

    Tunalicious Porec: what you need to know

    If you consider yourself a bit of a foodie, there’s a festival you need to know about. Tunalicious Porec is a street food festival that runs from 31 August to […]

  • Krk, Croatia: a Tourist Guide to the Island

    Croatia

    Krk, Croatia: a Tourist Guide to the Island

    It’s the biggest island in the Adriatic, and the most visited, but the chances are you might not have heard of Krk, Croatia’s most diverse and accessible island. It’s the […]