Beyond Venice there is Chioggia & Pellestrina

Venice is the indisputable queen of the Adriatic, no doubts about that. However, if we want to get a little further, and maybe avoid the crowds, then Chioggia (pronounced: ˈkjɔddʒa); is a good destination.  Chioggia Chioggia is a small island at the southern entrance to the Lagoon of Venice about 25 kilometres (16 miles) south of […]

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Venice Laguna (not a Lagoon)

People when they hear about Venice laguna often think of it as a bay with azure/turquoise transparent waters. By the English dictionary these are the definitions: Laguna = noun a bay, inlet, or other narrow or shallow body of water. Lagoon = noun an area of shallow water separated from the sea by low sandy dunes. That is not what “Laguna” in Venice is. It is a […]

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