Nearby attactions

Nearby attactions

Giudecca is the longest island of Venice and of the whole lagoon and is separated by the rest of the city by the homonymous channel. Originally called the “Spinalonga” (long spine) because of its long narrow shape, its modern day name derives from the 13th Century when it was home

Escape the crowds in Venice

Escape the crowds in Venice

It is nigh impossible to escape the crowds in Venice, which is historically why 16th-century noblemen (and 21st-century billionaires) created summer palaces and gardens 800 yards across the water on La Giudecca. Today, you can walk along the Canale della Giudecca and enjoy the Canaletto pastel-perfect views without having to

Palladio surrounding attractions

Palladio surrounding attractions

Easily reachable from the Palladio Hotel & Spa are: Murano island: one of the islands which belongs to the Lagoon. The “Museo del Vetro” in the Palazzo Giustinian displays the history of glassmaking from Egyptian times through the present day. Piazza San Marco: located in the centre of Venice. There