inspiration from venice and the lagoon
Welcome to our blog + magazine La Venessiana – A Garden in Venice. Since 2012, Lina and Iris have been writing about life in Venice, and its food and garden culture. Consider this blog our personal invitation to spend some virtual time in Venice and the Lagoon!
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La Venessiana magazine shares ideas and itineraries for both residents and visitors, offering resources to get familiar with design and art in Venice, the unique environment of the Lagoon, century-old traditions, and today’s artisans and crafts. Our manifesto is to promote living and traveling in an environmentally conscious way, the only way to overcome crises like pandemics, and supporting local businesses.
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About the authors
The authors of La Venessiana are Lina and Iris. Nonna Lina is member of Cavalieri di San Marco and a Venetian hotelier, chef, and expert in authentic Venetian cuisine. Iris is an environmental and sustainable finance professional, who wrote her thesis about the Lagoon of Venice, “Ecologia e urbanizzazione della Laguna di Venezia”.
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