Secret Venice - An Unusual Travel Guide (5th edition)

Secret Venice - An Unusual Travel Guide (5th edition)

By: Thomas Jonglez (author)Paperback

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Let Secret Venice guide you around the unusual and unfamiliar. Step off the beaten track with this fascinating Venice guide book and let our local experts show you the well-hidden treasures of this amazing city. Ideal for local inhabitants and curious visitors alike. Discover the secrets of St. Mark's Basilica without any tourists, take the only underground canal in Venice, look at the alchemical sculpture of the winged horse, open your eyes to traces of the Teriaca, this miracle drink that was long made in Venice, tear up the paintings of the Scuola di San Rocco according to the principles of the Hebrew Kabbalah or the construction of San Francesco della Vigna according to those of the musical Kabbalah, visit an underground graveyard, push the doors of palaces and monasteries to walk in unsuspected gardens, admire the extraordinary forgotten library of the Venice seminary, sleep in a sublime room hidden in a palace, go shopping at the women's prison market of the Giudecca, play petanque in the heart of the city, make a retreat in a wonderful monastery of the lagoon... Five years of research were needed to conceive this exceptional guide, which will allow all lovers of Venice and the Venetians themselves to start exploring the most extraordinary city in the world, away from the beaten path.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9782361952266
  • Format: Paperback, Hardback
  • ID: 9782361952266
  • ISBN10: 2361952262
  • edition: 5th edition

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