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Good and inexpensive food in Venice

November 2, 2011

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A wooden platter of Italian cheeses, hams and olives

Venice has a bit of a reputation for being a foodie’s heaven capable of lifting your taste buds up on the song of a harp. It can, however, be hell for your bank balance, with a cup of coffee on St Marks Square costing as much as £15. If you’re looking to be a bit [...]

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Venice, not just tourists and gondoliers

September 26, 2011

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Image via Tambako the Jaguar

If you’ve got a mind to experience a bit of old Italy, you could do no better than making a stop by Venice, the impossible city built by a feat of engineering and the sheer will of its inhabitants. Whether you love it or hate it, it’s definitely one of those wonders of the world [...]

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