Wednesday 13th - Monday 18th June 2012
A trip to Venice, taking in Turin and Paris on the way.
London to Paris to Turin
Wednesday 13th June 2012
Eurostar from London to Paris in the morning, lunch in Paris, and then TGV to Turin in the afternoon.
Turin to Venice
Thursday 14th June 2012
Spent the morning exploring Turin, then after lunch got the train from Turin via Bologna to Venice. Spent the evening on the Giudecca, just South of the main island of Venice.
Friday in Venice
Friday 15th June 2012
Fairly quiet morning on the Giudecca, including a swim in the hotel's rooftop pool, and a visit to San Giorgio Maggiore. Lunch at Snack Bar La Palanca, before transferring to our other hotel, and then spending the rest of the day on the main island, including a walk to the Rialto district, and a bacaro crawl.
Saturday in Venice
Saturday 16th June 2012
St. Mark's and the Doge's Palace in the morning followed by the Lido in the afternoon.
Sunday in Venice
Sunday 17th June 2012
Took in some art at the Gallerie dell' Academia and the Palazzo Grimani. Then on for a whirlwind tour of Murano late afternoon. Early evening had dinner at Gam Gam, and a wander around the Venetian ghetto, before getting on the sleeper train to Paris.
Monday 18th June 2012
Arrived in Paris on the sleeper train late morning, had lunch at Saveurs Veget'Halles, and then got the Eurostar back to London in the afternoon.