The Venetian trattoria of your dreams, a restaurant at the end of the world, rent a floor of a sublime Renaissance palazzo on the Grand Canal, marvel at the interior of Saint Mark's Basilica after hours, sleep beneath a Tiepolo fresco, learn where to find the best gelato in Venice, pick up a pair of those famous gondolier slippers, and eat the best panini, get the Clock Tower on Saint Mark's Square all to yourself for an ultra-chic aperitivo hour, and rent a traditional boat without a license so you can cruise along the canals like a native... 30 exceptional experiences in Venice that, among other things, will let you to escape the hoards of tourists ravaging La Serenissima ... The "Soul of" collection is a new approach to the art of traveling that's all about vagabonding around town, chance encounters, and unforgettable experiences. Guides for those who want to unlock the hidden doors of a city, feel out its heartbeat, plumb every last nook and cranny to uncover its soul. Created by Fany Péchiodat in collaboration with the publisher Thomas Jonglez, the collection will continue to expand with new cities in 2020: Rome, Bali, New York, Berlin ... Every guide in the "Soul of" collection includes: - the 30 best experiences a city has to offer- interviews with those who give the city its spirit - illustrations that capture the city's soul
Soul of Venice - A guide to 30 exceptional experiences is written by Thomas Jonglez, founder of the award-winning Jonglez Publishing. Thomas, a keen traveller, has spent most of his life travelling around the world. After several years in the steel industry, he launched Jonglez Publishing in 2003 and three years later he moved with his family to Venice, where they stayed for seven years. Having scoured the depths of Venice for so many years, he is now ready to share the city's best-kept secret spots. Thomas is also the co-author of Secret Venice, which was selected as 'Travel guide of the Year' at the Independent Publisher Book Awards, USA.