On a summer day, the calm and wistful surface of the Lagoon tells ancient stories
Start your Venetian journey by reading about ancient tales, secret gardens, tropical Lagoon retreats and our private stories of life in Venice. The Lagoon is full of ancient wisdom and must never become a crowded open air museum!
The story of Ombriola and her rosemary shores
This is how the story of how Venice developed into a city located in the midst of a 550 km² Lagoon. Ombriola is the ancient heartland. Can guess which island we are describing in this story ? Find out more
Tintoretto’s Favorite Summer Menu
A summer night dinner in a special garden, and a menu prepared by Tintoretto’s sister … Online in July 2017.
Where can I find the real Venice?
What’s behind our La Venessiana Project? Meet us here while I’m sharing a few defining moments of life in Venice :-) Venice seen from the local and the visitor’s perspective… Read more
The Secrets of the Palace Garden
The surprising story of a gardener and the ten symbol plants of Venetian gardens. Online in August 2017.