(VIP EDITION) Venetian “Carnet de Voyage”

Meeting place:

Campo di San Geremia
alla gradinata della Chiesa
VENEZIA - VENETO

Timing:

9:30 - 12:30
16.00 - 19.00

How we move:

on foot and Grand Canal
crossing by Gondola  

Duration:

3h


Artès Silvia

Venetian architect, event organizer, urban sketcher, expert in Carnet de Voyage (travel diary)

PASSIONS

Venice and its traditions, Carnet de Voyage (travel diary)and the art of taking travel notes, local food and wine

WE WARMLY WELCOME

Adults in love with Venice eager to become “carnetists” (travel diary experts) and ready to transform their Venetian emotions into a beautiful, vivid and personal notebook.

PROGRAMME

  • Meeting with Silvia, who introduces the Travel Diary in Campo San Geremia on the stairs of the Church in front of Palazzo Labia
  • On top of the Guglie bridge (Spiers bridge), with wide canal of Cannaregio on the background, Silvia tells about the necessity to make the Travel Diary
  • In the heart of the "Ghetto", immersed in the local life of the Jewish community, the Notebook begins
  • We continue to compose the notebook going through the three large characteristic canals of Cannaregio: many boats docked along the broad foundations and simple houses on the backstage, in which are inserted some large, solitary palaces: an enchanted and silent scenery
  • Visit of the Squero, a lagoon boat expert illustrates the collection of objects at display and tells the evolutionary history of the “gondola”, this presentation will help to complete the travel diary
  • Crossing of the Grand Canal by boat - gondola
  • Toast with local wine and tasting of “cicchetti” at the ancient bacaro “Do Mori”

THE STORY

Silvia is a Venetian architect known for organizing memorable events. This year she decided to bring together in Venice "carnettists" from all over the world who share her passion for the Carnet de Voyage  and want to try their hand at making their own "Venetian Notebook" in order to relate, according to their own more intimate sensibility, the meeting with a hidden, exclusive and secret Venice.

Subscribe immediately as places are limited and, of course, besides a nib do not forget to bring your "Venetian Notebook" along.

Silvia will lead you through a Venice which is still untouched by tourism and will teach you what is and how you do a Travel Diary. You will discover the identity of places using the original Venetian toponymy, the Venetian urban space and its rich articulation, you will get to know how Gondola is made and its history, you will immerse in the traditions of Venice sharing, in an ancient "Bacaro", the ultimate social rite "go for “ombra and cicchetti", a venetian slang to say having a glass of wine and local appetizers  still in use among the residents.

RECOMMENDATIONS:
This story is suitable for adults from 25 years old on
Not recommended for those who are not used to or can not walk and stand for a long time
At booking phase, please, indicate any possible allergies or food intolerances

QUOTE INCLUDES:
Animation by an Experiential Tourism Operator expert in the creation of a Carnet de Voyage (Travel Diary), walking tour along little known areas of Venice, guided tour of a "Squero", crossing the Grand Canal by Gondola, tasting of typical food and wine products at a traditional Venetian Bacaro, laboratory on the realization of a personal "Travel Diary" takes place along the entire route

QUOTE DOES NOT INCLUDE:
EVERYTHING THAT IS NOT CLEARLY INCLUDED IN THE “QUOTE INCLUDES”

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