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GETTING THERE

Multiple airlines offer one-stop flights from all three Washington area airports to Venice.

WHERE TO STAY

Views on Venice

011-39-041-2411149

www.viewsonvenice.com

Firm specializing in short-term apartment rentals.

Luna Hotel Baglioni

San Marco 1243

011-39-041-5289840

www.baglionihotels.com

Luxurious splendor overlooking the Grand Canal. Rooms from about $345.

WHERE TO EAT

Do Forni

Calle dei Specchieri 468

011-39-041-5232148

www.doforni.it

Traditional Venetian dishes, especially fish, in a curiously cavernous restaurant. Main dishes from about $25.

La Zucca

Santa Croce 1762

011-39-041-5241570

www.lazucca.it

Cozy wood-paneled restaurant featuring lots of vegetarian dishes, especially including pumpkin (zucca is Italian for pumpkin). Pumpkin lasagna is especially tasty. Entrees from about $17.

Vino-Vero

Cannaregio 2497

011-39-041-2750044

Friendly neighborhood wine bar serving local wines and excellent traditional Venetian bar snacks, or cicheti, from about $3.

WHAT TO DO

Row Venice

rowvenice.org

011-39-347-7250637

Group and individual lessons on Venetian-style rowing by multilingual instructors. Private 90-minute lessons run about $110. By appointment only.

INFORMATION

en.turismovenezia.it

P.A.

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