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Venice: Things to do and see in Venice

Venice: Things to do and see in Venice

There are two ways to visit Venice: follow the flow of hasty tourists who in a few hours follow a fixed route chosen by about 20 million people every year, or leave this path and try to discover a less postcard-like Venice. We think that you can do both: get to Piazza San Marco, enjoy the joy of being there, in that place seen so many times in photography, or get on the Rialto Bridge to admire the Grand Canal and fight with the crowd to be able to take a souvenir photo. But also to get out of the common place on Venice to discover that there are extraordinary places even in a city that in itself is out of every ordinary. And this can only be done by entering the buildings, not merely observing the facades. It thus happens to enter the Gallerie dell’Accademia, the Scuola Grande di San Rocco or the Chiesa dei Frari and discover magnificent works and very fine architectures, which tell the true story of Venice, that too often obscured by postcard-like tourism. If you stay for several days, get up in the morning before the horde of tourists arrives. Turn random, you will discover streets and squares that you can not find on any guide. Do not be afraid to get lost in the maze of narrow streets. You will find cafés and restaurants with unforgettable perfumes, shops for locals, pizzerias with low prices and quality. If you get lost, let yourself be explained by a local, the direction for the railway (Ferrovia) or Piazza San Marco. Ask where the water-bus (vaporetto) stop is located. You can use your smartphone with GPS, but remember that the streets are often no larger than...

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New York City Hotels

New York City Hotels

New York is one of the most famous and popular cities in the world today. It is also referred to as the ‘Big Apple’. The city stands tall with its many impressive skyscrapers and statues. It has a unique fast paced atmosphere that shouldn’t be missed. As you can imagine, New York has all kinds of accommodation that caters for a range of budgets. Many of the worlds most extravagant hotels can be found in New York. Tips To Find the Ideal Hotel in New York When choosing a hotel to stay in New York then, it’s imperative that you ask yourself the following questions so you can determine what place is ideal. What part of New York do you plan to stay in? New York can divided into several districts and these districts usually determine the range of hotel fees you’re going to encounter. Do you want your hotel to be situated in Manhattan, where most New York attractions can be found? If you want, however, to stay in a funky upbeat district then the hotels in Soho and Greenwich and the likes are probably what you’re looking for. How much can you afford? Now that we’ve got a specific location in mind, the next step to take is to count our available dollars. Hotels in New York range from the exorbitant to the wonderfully cheap. Naturally, the features are somewhat dependent on the price. Who are you with? If you’re bringing kids, then not all hotels in New York can of course, open their doors to welcome you. With children in tow, we can suggest hotels like the Doubletree Guest Suites and the Hilton Time Square, hotels that are both famous for reliable, warm and efficient service....

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