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News: The Radisson Blu Hotel, Venice San Marco, set for 2019 opening

Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group has signed a long-term management agreement of a canal-side hotel in the inner part of Venice’s San Marco district, just steps from renowned Saint Mark’s Square. The Radisson Blu Hotel, Venice San Marco is expected to open by the end of 2019. “This signing marks our entry to one of Europe’s most renowned destinations,” said Elie ...

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Things to do in Venice AWAY from tourist crowds: Cicchetti, wine and Ristorante Sempione

Venice is a brightly-coloured, sparkling jewel in Italy’s crown. The city has a population of 264,000 residents and an eye-watering 20 million visitors a year.  But it’s not just the quaint canals and incredible food that draws in the crowds – and that’s certainly not all you should do if you’re planning a trip to the city.  By all means ...

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Hotel review Splendid Venice: Four star boutique luxury with a rooftop terrace of DREAMS

Venice can be loud, busy and overwhelming so its important to invest in a hotel that’s calming and tranquil.  Splendid Venice, part of the Starhotels Collezione, is in the very heart of the city a stone’s throw from St. Mark’s Square and Rialto Bridge.  But walking through the front door it’s clear they’ve worked hard to make sure it’s a ...

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News: Wimberly Interiors unveils designs for Venice Simplon-Orient-Express carriages

Wimberly Interiors has unveiled the design of three ultra-luxurious private Grand Suites aboard the seminal Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. Adorned with opulent marquetry, the sumptuous suites offer guests a once in a lifetime opportunity to be transported to the golden era of travel in suitably contemporary luxury, from March 2018. Venice Simplon-Orient-Express brings to life the romance and no… Breaking Travel News

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Venice Film Review: ‘Samui Song’

Interracial love, religious cults, hi-so culture (Thai high society) and an appetite for raw offal enrich and distract Thai auteur Pen-ek Rataranuang’s classic noir about a marriage turned murderous. Mystery and danger percolate in “Samui Song” all the … Variety

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