Venice is one of the most visited cities in the world, romantic and beautiful but it is not enough to come there once to capture its beauty and its unique milieu. It has to be visited more times than once to discover the real and the secret Venice, its colors and the varied atmosphere which change throughout the year and even the day – from morning to evening. The city is so full of details that you can spend many hours just walking around and discover some special aspects of its houses, squares, porticos. It is also a wonderful place to just wander with a camera and to take great shots around every corner. Venice is one of world’s most dreamed of MICE destination offering a large choice of MICE hotels ideal for small and medium size meetings, conventions, seminars, training days and Incentive trips and also has some settings which can host large numbers of participants. After a day’s work it will be relaxing to explore Venice at sunset when it’s at its most peaceful and magical, when the crowd is away and you will feel like you have the city to yourself ! Curiosity:
- Venice’s squares are called “Campi” (campo means field in Italian), in fact they were formerly used as vegetable fields. The fields in front of the churches were often used as cemeteries. Later in every field was built a well, which could draw rainwater filtered by layers of clay.
- Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia was the first woman in the world to get a university degree ( on the 25th June of 1678). She was born in Venice in 1646. A plaque is located on side of Loredan Palace to remember this event.
Some of recommended hotels Hotel Palazzo Giovanelli This historical palace from 1500, richly decorated by Zelotti’s paintings, overlooking the Grand Canal and located near the Rialto Bridge, turned into an elegant, 4 star sup. de charme hotel, is an ideal venue for small meetings and seminars, as well as for Incentive groups. Click here for more information! Luna Hotel Baglioni 5 star L hotel in an excellent location next to St. Mark’s is one of the best hotels in town. Click here for more information! Molino Stucky Hilton This 5 star deluxe design hotel located on Giudecca island, hosted in a former epoch mill, ca. 10 min. by water taxi to St. Mark’s, can host large meetings, conventions, seminars, training days and Incentive trips. Click here for more information!