|View of the Grand Canal from our room|
WHAT IS THE GRAND CANAL? - The Grand Canal is a canal in Venice, Italy. It forms one of the major water-traffic corridors in the city. Public transport is provided by water buses and private water taxis, and many tourists explore the canal by gondola. It is 2 miles long.
|A picturesque view of the Grand Canal|
|The water comes to the level of the doors|
VIDEO OF ONE OF OUR BOAT RIDES- When we first arrived at the hotel, we knew that a tour guide would be waiting for us in 4 hours. After a quick nap, we met our tour guide and he took us on a boat through the Grand Canal, and you can see the video below.
NEXT: A WALKING TOUR THROUGH VENICE'S ISLAND OF DOSODOURO & THE "BEAKED" DOCTOR