There are eight themes along which you can visit Venice, just like any other city. Still, if you don’t know the city well, or if this is your very first visit, covering all these topics will most likely be overwhelming. You can’t take a city, almost 2,400 years old, in a stride!
This is why your Welcome Kit contains those, They will help you shape your first impressions, and will guide you firther in those areas you would like to learn more about. So, we start with a dream day in Venice, the Shopping, Food + Gift Guide, two articles about Venice and the Lagoon, and a cheat sheet to tell you how to deal with acqua alta (high tides flooding parts of the city, especially during autumn and winter).
Get to know Venice in this short guided tour, consisting of three short lessons, which include a video to shape your first impression!
Estimated preparation time: 1 hour
Part Two contains 3 downloads (2 ebooks, 1 pdf), and a list to more resources on Venice, for you to gain in-depth knowledge on our city.
Estimated preparation time: 1.5 hours
This Welcome Kit is for you if you are planning to visit Venice for the first time. It also works for you if you don’t know the city very well, or if you haven’t been here for several times. This kit is not a comprehensive guide to exploring Venice in all her facets, but it contains everything that we, a Venetian family active in the hospitality business since 1945, would like to share with you, to help you plan and enjoy your visit right from the start.
For it is true that your first visit, or the early ones, do shape your impression of this city. For this reason, we’d love to help you make your stay rewarding, explain the basic facts of Venice to you, which are seldom covered in travel guides, so you can discover the real Venice and start exploring our city right away.
Let me do all the heavy work so you can just savor every moment with your loved ones on your big day.
The Welcome Kit is organized as library, easy-to-navigate and home to all downloads and articles. The link below takes you to the sign-in page. From this page, you can download all your materials on Venice.