Articles: Venice Instructions

Oh, Toto, I don’t think we’re even in Italy anymore.

Buongiorno, VeneziaUnica (addio, VeniceConnected)

VeneziaUnica is the new portal the offers advance purchase for all passes and services you’ll use while you’re visiting the city. The online portal was activated October 7, 2013, replacing and eventually expanding on other online venues like VeniceConnected, Venicecard, with more likely to shift there in the future. FOR TRAVELERS Just passing through? Use…

Hop-on, Hop-off Vaporetto dell’Arte eliminated.

The Vaporetto dell’Arte debuts June 1, and with any luck will allow curious ticket holders to travel more comfortably, and more informed.

Take a Number: Venice Vaporetti regroup

The new numbering system for vaporetto lines could, should help newcomers find the landing they’re looking for more quickly. Speriamo bene.

Orsoni is firm: Santa Margherita Shuts Down with the Midnight Marangona

This sprawling campo with numerous late-night locales creates an ideal environment to meet and hang out. The only problem is that campo residents can’t get a lick of sleep. What’s a Mayor to do? Guest contributor and journalist Gioia Tiozzo reports.

Venice Transit News: Aerobus & Rialto Landing

Venice ACTV revises fares, revitalizes buses, and adds a convenient combo land-boat entrance fare to the city; Rialto Line 2 boarding separates non-subscription from CartaVenezia iMob card holders (from 4pm to 8:30, anyway).