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Boating In Europe: Italy

You can cruise round Venice and the famous islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello.

You might nor think of Italy as being a wonderland for holiday boaters, but it actually has over 650km of waters to cruise. They are spectacular including the ability to cruise around Venice. On the river Brenta discover the ancient town of Padua and even the famous Lido Di Jesolo coastline and Gulf of Triest can be included in your holiday plans.

Venice Italian CuisineThe moorings at Pellestrina

Good Food & Wine

For those of you who love good food and wine, the whole area offers marvellous fish at reasonable prices, combined with a large choice of great local wines
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The picturesque houses of VeniceThe beautiful canals of Venice
The Caprice, cruising past St. Mark's Cathedral, Venice

1. The picturesque houses of Venice
2. The beautiful canals of Venice
3.The Caprice, cruising past St. Mark's Cathedral, Venice

This is an area full of nature reserves, Roman ruins, beautiful palazzos on the banks of the rivers, the opportunity to cruise in the Venetian Lagoon and vaporettis galore to spend a day in Venice. Please note: It is advisable that experienced crews only should cruise these waterways. We do not recommend it for first time boaters.

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