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Cadogan Guide: Northeast Italy
     

Cadogan Guide: Northeast Italy

by Dana Facaros
 
Allow Cadogan's expert authors to guide you through Venice, the city of cities, cocooned by its lagoon and filled with the masterpieces of Bellini, Titian and Tiepolo. Then broaden your view, taking in the art cities of the Veneto, the refined charms of Lake Garda, the flower meadows of the Dolomites and - at Italy's northeastern limits - the unmistakable whiff of

Overview

Allow Cadogan's expert authors to guide you through Venice, the city of cities, cocooned by its lagoon and filled with the masterpieces of Bellini, Titian and Tiepolo. Then broaden your view, taking in the art cities of the Veneto, the refined charms of Lake Garda, the flower meadows of the Dolomites and - at Italy's northeastern limits - the unmistakable whiff of coffee houses, goulash and Mitteleurope. What's inside: The full low-down on the treasures of Venice and her sister cities, Hand-picked itineraries to help you get the most out of your visit, In-depth chapters on history, art and culture, Essential planning tools for all budgets, Easy-to-use maps and clear town plans, Food and drink chapter, Inspiring colour photography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781860113567
Publisher:
Cadogan Guides
Publication date:
06/01/2007
Series:
Country & Regional Guides - Cadogan
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Read an Excerpt

‘If you seek solitude and romance with a capital R, go to Venice in January. Pack a warm coat, water-resistant shoes and an umbrella, and expect frequent fog and mists. It may even snow – in 1987 you could even ski jump down the Rialto bridge. But there are plenty of radiant diamond days, brilliant, sunny, and chilly . . .’­

Meet the Author

Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls are passionate about Europe and have written over 30 books for Cadogan, including 20 in the Italy series. They have lived all over Europe, including a number of years spent in Italy.

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