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Lonely Planet’s Pocket Venice is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Explore the Grand Canal by gondola, admire the Basilica di San Marco, or snack on tapas-style cicheti in a Cannaregio bar; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Venice and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet’s Pocket Venice:
• Full-colour maps and images throughout • Highlights and itineraries show you the simplest way to tailor your trip to your own personal needs and interests • Insider tips save you time and money and help you get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots • Essential info at your fingertips - including hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, and prices • Honest reviews for all budgets - including eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, and hidden gems that most guidebooks miss • User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you determine the best spots to spend your time • Useful features - including Best for Kids, Walking Tours, and Don’t Miss (quick glance at must-sees) • Coverage of San Marco & the Palazzo Ducale, Dorsoduro & the Accademia, San Polo & Santa Croce, Cannaregio & the Ghetto, and more
eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones)
• Zoom-in maps and images bring it all up close and in greater detail • Downloadable PDF and offline maps let you stay offline to avoid roaming and data charges • Seamlessly flip between pages • Easily navigate and jump effortlessly between maps and reviews • Speedy search capabilities get you to what you need and want to see • Use bookmarks to help you shoot back to key pages in a flash • Visit the websites of our recommendations by touching embedded links • Adding notes with the tap of a finger offers a way to personalise your guidebook experience • Inbuilt dictionary to translate unfamiliar languages and decode site-specific local terms
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s Pocket Venice is a handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, providing on-the-go assistance to travellers who seek only the can’t-miss experiences. Colourful and easy-to-use, this neighbourhood-focused guide includes unique local recommendations to maximise your quick-trip experience.
• Looking for a comprehensive guide that recommends a wide range of experiences, both popular and offbeat, and extensively covers all of Venice’s neighbourhoods? Check out Lonely Planet’s Venice & the Veneto guide. • Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet’s Italy guide for a comprehensive look at all the country has to offer, or Lonely Planet’s Discover Italy, a photo-rich guide to the country’s most popular attractions.
Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet and Alison Bing.