eBook Top 10 Venice, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1465408355
  • ISBN-13: 9781465408358
  • DDC: 914.531
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 160 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released December 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Venice will lead you straight to the very best this city has to offer. Whether you're looking for the things not to miss at the Top 10 sights or want to find the best nightspots, this guide is the perfect pocket-sized companion. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists--from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events, festivals, and more. There's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. The guide is divided by area with restaurant reviews for each, as well as recommendations for hotels, bars, and places to shop. You'll find the insider knowledge every visitor needs to explore this city effortlessly with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Venice and its FREE pull-out map. DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Venice--showing you what others only tell you.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Venice’s Top 10.
2: Venice Highlights.
3: Basilica San Marco.
4: Basilica Architectural Features.
5: Doge’s Palace.
6: Doge’s Palace Art & Architecture.
7: Piazza San Marco.
8: Museo Correr Complex.
9: Grand Canal.
10: Watercraft of Venice.
11: Accademia Galleries.
12: Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.
13: Rialto Market.
14: Torcello.
15: Campo Santa Margherita.
16: Peggy Guggenheim Collection.
17: Frequently Asked Questions.
18: Venice Churches.
19: Museums and Galleries.
20: Venice Palaces.
21: Artists in Venice.
22: Venice Architects.
23: Bridges.
24: Hidden Venice.
25: Writers and Venice.
26: Outstanding Venetians.
27: Historic Conversions.
28: Osterie (Wine Bars).
29: Places to Eat in Venice.
30: Pubs, Bars & Clubs.
31: Festivals and Events.
32: Places for Children.
33: Entertainment Venues.
34: Shops in Venice.
35: Around Town.
36: San Marco.
37: Designer Boutiques.
38: Craft Shops.
39: Bars and Cafés.
40: Places to Eat.
41: San Polo and Santa Croce.
42: Craft Shops.
43: Places to Eat.
44: Dorsoduro.
45: Shops.
46: Places to Eat.
47: Cannaregio.
48: Specialist Shops.
49: Places to Eat.
50: Castello.
51: Specialist Shops.
52: Places to Eat.
53: The Northern Lagoon.
54: Specialist Shops.
55: Places to Eat.
56: The Southern Lagoon and Venice Lido.
57: Shops and Markets.
58: Places to Eat.
59: Padua, Vicenza and Verona.
60: Veneto Villas.
61: Veneto Shops.
62: Places to Eat.
63: Streetsmart.
64: Planning Your Trip.
65: Arriving in Venice.
66: Sources of Information.
67: Getting Around Venice.
68: Guided Tours.
69: Venice on a Budget.
70: Shopping Tips.
71: Venice for the Disabled.
72: Things to Avoid.
73: Banking & Communications.
74: Security & Health.
75: Studying in Venice.
76: Luxury Hotels.
77: Budget Hotels.
78: Hotels with Charm.
79: Converted Palaces.
80: Hotels in Tranquil Locations.
81: Medium-Priced Hotels.
82: Self-Catering.
83: Hostels and Camp Sites.
General Index.
Acknowledgements.
Phrase Book.
Index to Main Streets.