Meet the people keeping Venice's traditions alive, from glassblowers to winemakers

Discover the city’s long-held culinary and artisan traditions, doggedly preserved by a cast of characters, from vineyard-owners to glassblowers, even as overtourism threatens to eclipse ancient ways of life on the lagoon.

Peggy Guggenheim’s three decades in Venice

During her 30-year stay in Venice, Peggy Guggenheim left a mark on the Italian city's art scene, expanding her collection and supporting the career of some of modern art’s biggest names. A new exhibition at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection explores the collector’s life along the canals.
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Discover the waterways of Venice

Stunning palaces, shady piazzas, picture-perfect bridges and winding canals, Venice will leave you completely awestruck. Cosmos expert Clarissa reveals why now is the time visit

Sleep: Venice

This Italian city may be well trodden by tourists, but its accommodation is anything but predictable, whether you want to stay in a neo-gothic grande dame or a converted flour mill

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