VENETIAN NOTEBOOK


1) Markusplatz

1) Markusplatz: Besuchen Sie die Basilika sowie Sie die Aussichtsplattform des Glockenturms, den Dogenpalast und seine geheimen Räumlichkeiten.
Ein muss am ersten Tag!

2) Canale Grande und seine wunderbaren Palazzi: Vaporetto Tour, Linie 1. Der einfachste und effektivste Weg Venedig zu erkunden ist Fuß, aber um die majestätischen Palazzi entlang des Canale Grande zu bewundern kann eine Vaporetto Tour mit der Linie 1 eine gute Idee sein.

 3) Ein Spaziergang rund um den Rialto Markt: Um etwas über die venezianische Kultur zu lernen ist ein Spaziergang zum Rialto Mart ein Muss. Auf dem seit über 1000 Jahren bestehenden Markt können Sie Obst und Gemüse, aber vor allem frischen Fisch finden. Es ist ein wahres Vergnügen entlang den Ständen umherzuschweifen und lokale Produkte wie Babyartischocken, „bruscandoli“ und „sparese“ zu entdecken.

Am Abend wird Rialto von jungen Leuten bevölkert und Sie können in einem der vielen Restaurants mit herrlichem Blick speisen. 

4) Museen und KonzerteKunstakademie, Ca ‘Rezzonico, Ca’ D’Oro, Museo Correr, Peggy Guggenheim, San Rocco, das Naturhistorische Museum, Punta della Dogana, Teatro la Fenice, Musica a Palazzo.

 5) Nachtleben: Der Spritz ist unser Lieblings-Drink und Sie werden ihn überall finden. Sie müssen nur aus den verschiedenen Varianten wählen: Aperol, Select oder Bitter! Prost!

Hard Rock Café, F30, Il Muro, Tarnowska’s American Bar
SANTA MARGHERITA und RIALTO
Happy Hour auf der Dachterrasse des Hilton Hotel – Giudecca. Vaporetto Haltestelle „Palanca“.

 6) Restaurants, bacari und trattorie: Unser Vorschlag ist es auf GOOGLE nachzusehen und sich Ihr eigenes Bild zu machen. Hier ein paar unserer Vorschläge.

  • Da Raffaele (Salmaso Familie) - $$ Fisch/Fleisch
  • Osteria di Santa Marina - $$$ Fisch
  • Agli Alboretti - $$$ Fisch/Fleisch
  • Da Rioba - $$ Fisch
  • Da Fiore (S. Polo) - $$$ Fisch
  • Al Bacareto - $ Fisch/Fleisch
  • Osteria L’Orto dei Mori - $$ Fisch
  • Vini Da Gigio - $$ Fisch

Bacari mit einer Auswahl an „cicheti“:

  • Osteria alla Vedova, Al Mercà, Cantina Da Schiavi, Bancogiro - $
  • Al Rusteghi - $$

7) RundgangEs gibt nichts schöneres wie sich in den Straßen und Plätzen Venedigs zu verlieren. Wenn Sie ohne ein bestimmtes Ziel in der Stadt umherschweifen können sie zahlreiche faszinierende Plätze, Palazzi, Kirchen und venezianische Straßen entdecken, welche Ihnen die verborgene Seite der Stadt offenbaren. Lassen Sie sich von der einzigartigen Atmosphäre verzaubern.

- das historische Ghetto, Zattere, Via Garibaldi und die Gärten von San Helena.

- Tours Venice

- Scala Contarini „Del Bovolo“

 8) Murano, Burano und Torcello 

Murano, Weltberühmt für seine Glaswerstätten.

Burano, Weltberühmt für sine wunderschönen farbigen Häuser und handgefertigte Spitze. Vergessen Sie nicht die für Burano typischen „bussolà“ Kekse zu kaufen.

Torcello, reisen Sie 1000 Jahre in die Vergangenheit und stellen Sie sich die Anfänge Venedigs vor. 

9) Gondel Tour: Lassen Sie sich nicht die einzigartigen Routen entlang der magischen Lagunen auf den romantischen Gondeln entgehen.

It’s a must for everyone!.

 10) Lido di Venezia: Der Goldene Strand, Heimat des renommiertesten Filmfestivals der Welt.

SCHEDULE 2016-2017 MOST WANTED YEARLY EVENTS

January

  • 1 NEW YEAR
  • 6 EPIPHANY
  • 29/1 - 9/2 CARNIVAL

March 27 EASTER

April 25 SAN MARCO/LIBERAZIONE

May

  • 1 FESTA DEL LAVORO
  • 8 REGATA DE LA SENSA
  • 15 VOGALONGA
  • 28/5 - 27/11 INT’L ARCHITECTURE EXHIBITION

June 2 FESTA DELLA REPUBBLICA

July 16 REDENTORE

August 15 FERRAGOSTO

September

  • 2 + 3 HISTORICAL REGATTA + VENICE FILM FESTIVAL
  • 9 + 10 CAMPIELLO LITERATURE AWARD

October 23 VENICE MARATHON

November

  • 1 OGNISSANTI
  • 21 MADONNA DE LA SALUTE

December

  • 8 IMMACOLATA
  • 25 CHRISTMAS
  • 31 END OF YEAR - NEW YEAR’S EVE

 

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May

  • 11 + 12 VERNISSAGE BIENNALE -INT'L ART EXHIBITION
  • 13 OPENING 57TH INT'L ART EXHIBITION (BIENNALE)

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GHETTO - 500 YEARS OLD

March 29th, 2016 marked 500 years since the establishment of the Jewish Ghetto of Venice.
To honour the historical anniversary,  to foster the Jewish heritage of the site and guarantee its future as a key religious, cultural and artistic site open to people worldwide, the Jewish Community of Venice and the Municipality of Venice have formed a Committee (“I 500 anni del Ghetto di Venezia”) whose function is to promote and coordinate all events that reflect and respect the spirit of the occasion, in collaboration with national and international institutions as well as individuals.
The overall program of initiatives is going to re-establish the Ghetto, the Jewish quarter where the very word ‘ghetto’ originated, as a meeting point of people, a crossroads of cultures, a gateway to understanding the history of Jewish civilization, and a symbol of freedom beyond walls.
The main events managed and endorsed by the Committee are the exhibition on “Venice, the Jews and Europe” at Palazzo Ducale (June-November 2016) and the transformation of the Jewish Museum.
While the Committe has decided to promote and sponsor three major projects, which will constitute the core framework of the anniversary, this website will showcase many other initiatives organized in Venice to mark and celebrate the local Jewish legacy....

VENICE BEYOND THE GHETTO

REDENTORE

The “Redentore” is one of the most deeply felt celebration in Venice as it combines religion with entertainment.

Its tradition dates back to 1577, right at the end of a terrible plague. The Redentore Feast was first held to celebrate the construction of the Palladio’s Redentore Church (i.e. Redeemer Church), built on the Giudecca Island to give thanks for being freed from that plague. Celebrations include the Holy Mass presided by the Bishop and the religious procession to the Palladian Basilica, which can be done via an impressive 330 metre pontoon bridge.

The weekend finishes with the ‘Regata su gondole’, a gondola race organised as part of the "Voga alla Veneta" rowing season.

MADONNA DELLA SALUTE

The "Festa de la Salute" is certainly the feast that best evokes strong popular religious sentiment.

In 1630, more than half a century after the terrible plague of 1575-77, the disease gripped Venice once more. Doge makes a vow to build a church called "The Salute", asking the intercession of the Virgin Mary to end the plague.

Nowadays, thousands of citizens parade on November 21 in front of the main altar of the imposing Church, demonstrating gratitude that links Venetian people to the Virgin Mary.

25 APRIL IN VENICE

In Venice April 25 is celebrated three times. In addition to the Anniversary of Liberation, it is the day of the patron of Venice - the evangelist Mark - and the "Festa del Bocolo".

On the occasion of April 25 in fact the Venetians use to gift a red bloom to their beloved. Legend has troubled love between Mary (daughter of the Doge) and Tancredi (a troubadour) whoenlisted in war. Injured, shortly before his death Tancredi gave to Orlando a bushing caught by the rose garden which was lying so that it was delivered to Mary. Orlando arrived in Venice on the eve of the day of San Marco and gave bloom to the young woman, who was found dead the next morning, with the guide bushing sat on her heart.

HISTORICAL REGATTA

The "Regata Storica" is the main event in the annual "Voga alla Veneta" rowing calendar. This unique sport has been practised in the Venetian lagoon for thousands of years and today it is particularly well-known for the spectacular historical water pageant that precedes the race. Scores of typically 16th century-style boats with gondoliers in period costume carry the Doge, the Doge's wife and all the highest ranking Venetian officials up the Grand Canal in a brightly coloured parade. An unforgettable sight and a true reconstruction of the glorious past of one of most the powerful and influential Maritime Republics in the Mediterranean.

FOOTPRINTS IN THE SAND

One night I had a dream.
I dreamed I was walking along the beach with the Lord.
Across the sky flashed scenes from my life.
For each scene, I noticed two sets of footprints in the sand,
one belonging to me, and the other to the Lord.
When the last scene of my life flashed before me, I looked back at the footprints in the sand.
I noticed that many times along the path of my life there was only one set of footprints.
I also noticed that it happened at the very lowest and saddest times in my life.
This really bothered me and I questioned the Lord about it:
"Lord, you said that once I decided to follow you, you'd walk with me all the way.
But I have noticed that during the most troublesome times in my life
there is only one set of footprints.
I don't understand why when I need you most you would leave me."
The Lord replied:
"My precious child, I love you and would never leave you.
During your times of trial and suffering, 
when you see only one set of footprints, it was then that I carried you."
by Mary Stevenson

MOST WANTED SPRITZ IN VENICE

“SPRITZ”, the most popular cocktail in Venice!
(Prosecco + Soda Water + Aperol or Campari).
The origins of the spritz are really unknown and find the real ones, today, is not so easy, even if the story says, for what it's worth, in some cases, it is all about the Austrian soldiers passing in Veneto that "stretched" the Veneto wine with sparkling water.
No coincidence there are several versions of spritz: someone uses Campari, someothers Aperol, who as “Spritz” intends wine and sparkling water mixed but in all cases the result is always guaranteed even if the classic recipe spritz is based Aperol.                

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RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES means: sun, wind, water, geothermal resources, tides, waves, transformation into electricity plant products or of organic/inorganic waste.

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