Venice is a marvel of design and architecture. Explore its tightly-knit, cobbled lanes and colourful renaissance buildings emerging out of the water. Trains take 20 minutes from Quarto d'Altino rail station to Venice's central St Lucia rail station.
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Board the vaporetto from outside the station and set off under the low arch of the magnificent, 16th-century Rialto Bridge. The canal emerges by San Marco Square, Venice's political and religious centre, where you can photo the crooked Basilica San Marco.
Venice's Peggy Guggenheim Collection celebrated its 30th birthday in 2010 and continues to broaden horizons with its coverage of 20th-century art, from Jackson Pollock to Picasso. Don't miss the feeling of pure calm inside Bonalumi's White Ambience room.
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Settling down at a cafe or bar along the Grand Canal to sample Cicchetti. Venice's signature cuisine consists of tiny sandwiches, plates of olives, half hard boiled eggs and small servings of seafood and meat laid on top of a slice of polenta.
Ask our knowledgeable Concierge about days out to Jesolo beach, 30 minutes' drive from Crowne Plaza Venice East-Quarto d'Antino. Waters from the Gulf of Venice lap against soft, golden sands as you sun yourself at this popular summertime seafront.