Tag: venice

  • Are gondola rides in Venice overrated?

    Are gondola rides in Venice overrated?

    Gondolas are to Venice what the Eiffel Tower is to Paris. The iconic boat rides don’t come cheap, which turns people off from the experience. Some people suggest that it’s worth it, and some believe it’s a tourist trap. In deciding whether or not gondola rides in Venice are overrated, you have to be aware…

  • A warning about hotels in Venice

    A warning about hotels in Venice

    Venice is one of the world’s most interesting and unique cities. But sadly, nothing good can last forever and though it probably won’t happen in our lifetime, Venice is a city that is slowly sinking. What that means for you, fellow traveler, is that you have to be very careful about where you stay when…

  • Top 3 romantic cities in the world

    Top 3 romantic cities in the world

    Every place has its own unique feel to it. Some cities are exciting; others serene. Some inspire creativity, joy, or fun.  The cities on this short list are all places that are inherently romantic. Whether you’re with a significant other or not, something about the architecture, the weather, or the general vibe of each of…