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A great time in Venice...

Nadia was a fantastic tour guide. She was very good with our children (ages 12 & 13). She made... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Loveit99
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Orlando, Florida
Great off the beaten track tour with kids with guide Giorgia

Having seen the main sights, we wanted to see a different part of Venice. Friend in Venice and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
7SACanuck
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Vancouver, Canada
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Life is a journey, travelling is living twice.” – Omar Khayyam – (Persian poet of XII century)I am a tour leader. I visited many countries… not to find myself, tot o learn how to live. And from you, and all of those I met during my journeys I...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nadia was a fantastic tour guide. She was very good with our children (ages 12 & 13). She made the tour interesting and utilized books to show us further details and explanations of some of the areas. She took us to areas of the city...More

1  Thank Loveit99
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having seen the main sights, we wanted to see a different part of Venice. Friend in Venice and guide Giorgia was a great choice. She took us into new neighbourhoods and showed us many interesting things that we would otherwise have missed, including how Venetians...More

1  Thank 7SACanuck
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nadia was an incredible guide. As a local, she knew so much about the history and current events. We started at our hotel and walked through the streets. We saw talked about everything from architecture and religion, to music and trade. She was very friendly...More

1  Thank savlee126
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lets start by getting one thing straight- Nadia is fabulous!! Our experience with Nadia started long before we arrived in Venice. She communicates quickly and efficiently and provides great information and suggestions. It is clear that Nadia wants your time in Venice to be extraordinary....More

1  Thank J_in_DC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 16 days in Northern Italy and this was the best 4 hours of the entire trip. If you are looking to see Venice and not spend all day shoulder to shoulder with 100,000 of other people a Friend in Venice tour is a...More

1  Thank Craig D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Based on all of these other positive reviews - We recently took a Friend in Venice tour in mid June and had the pleasure of spending the afternoon with Giorgia - What a treat for us - We met at our hotel on the grand...More

1  Thank seganfl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband arranged this tour with Giorgia for our party of 8 (4 adult couples) after reading all of the reviews online and it was WELL WORTH IT!!! We chose the “off the beaten path” tour, which included an hour boat ride exploring the canals...More

2  Thank ksen31
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

It was our first whole day in Venice and we (2 friends) were met by the lovely Linda at our apartment in the Dorsoduro district promptly for a morning private tour of Venice. We left it very late in booking Friend in Venice so we...More

Thank Lizziebits
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We are a family of 11 that met in Europe from different parts of the US. We began our 10 day trip in Rome and ended in Venice. We had an absolutely wonderful tour of Venice with Linda. She was so passionate and excited to...More

1  Thank HavingGoodFun
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We were enthralled, intrigued, delighted & educated. Nadia’s approach as story teller & friend in Venice works. We were looking for more than the usual & Nadia’s approach surpassed our expectations. We highly recommend Nadia as a Venetian guide

1  Thank Clare H
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Santa Croce
Santa Croce gained importance as a sestiere (district)
when Piazzale Roma was created in the 1930s to bring
cars and buses close to the center of Venice.
Constitution Bridge spans the Grand Canal linking
Piazzale Roma to the train station. This area buzzes
with energy from travelers and students. Historic
palaces and former industrial buildings house some
departments of Ca' Foscari and IUAV Architecture
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Response from friendinvenice | Property representative |
Hi could you please visit my website friendinvenice and email me directly Regards Nadia
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Namastè just googled friends in Venice and used that to access the email,address. Hope this helps Regards Nadia
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Hi James just googled friends in Venice and used that to access the email,address. Hope this helps Regards Nadia
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