Frommer’s Portable Venice

by Danforth Prince & Darwin Porter

Perfect for the short-term traveler who insists on value and doesn’t want to wade through or carry a full-size guidebook, this series selects the very best choices in all price categories and takes you straight to the top sights. Get the latest on hotels, restaurants, sightseeing, shopping, and nightlife in a nutshell in these lightweight, inexpensive guides.

This handy, easy-to-carry guide is the perfect companion as you explore the canals and winding alleyways of Italy’s most romantic city. Frommer’s Portable Venice captures all the highlights, from the cafes on Piazza San Marco to world-class art museums, from gondola rides to authentic local cuisine, from incredible shopping finds to the sophisticated beach-party scene on the Lido. And our detailed neighborhood maps will show you the way!