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IL Palladio Hotel and Spa Venice Italy:LuxEcoLiving's Best Hotels in the World

LuxEco Living | Posted 06.19.2015 | Travel
LuxEco Living

It's magical, unforgettable, mysterious....you have to experience this ...now you have a chance to do just that!

I'm Marrying a Pakistani Village Girl

David Barron | Posted 12.03.2014 | Impact
David Barron

It is true that life for both of us is turning a new page, but the title of our book is still the same. We have both struggled to challenge systems throughout our lives, and now, as we embark on the journey of making the world a smaller and better place, challenges are definitely going to knock on our door.

The Biennale, the Bungalow, and the Birds (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 08.29.2014 | Arts
VernissageTV

The choreographer William Forsythe developed a new acoustic performance for Bungalow Germania, the German Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale...

A Former Intern Returns to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice After 30 Years

Susan Eley | Posted 08.19.2014 | New York
Susan Eley

Last week I visited the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice and found myself weeping in front of a painting by Paul Klee. Thirty years have elapsed since I was a summer intern in this museum.

Oh Venice, You're Pretty

Posted 06.13.2014 | Travel

We knew we loved you, Venice, but we love you even more in spooky black and white. The fine folks at Getty have mastered the art of European cities...

10 Great Getaways Within The World's Busiest Cities

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel

Cities have everything -- great people, great food, great public transportation -- the list goes on and on. But sometimes they don't have the one thin...

10 Places That Are In Danger Of Disappearing Forever

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.22.2014 | Travel

After more than 400,000 people marched in NYC's People's Climate March last weekend, we're paying extra attention to how climate change can affect som...

This Isn't Where You Think It Is

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.28.2013 | Travel

Venice, Italy is pure majesty-- the tiny waterfront town is an exquisite series of 118 small islands, all woven together with charming bridges and cal...

Venezia: Regal Style, Grace, and ... Mojitos??

Mark DeCarlo | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Mark DeCarlo

Regardless of when you go, no trip to the cradle of modern civilization would be complete without visiting Venice, the most incomprehensively amazing city on the planet. Actually, it's not a city. Venezia is 118 small islands linked by bridges and traversed by gondolas.

Is Venice Getting Their Own Theme Park?

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 10.31.2013 | Travel

VENICE, Italy -- VENICE, Italy (AP) — An Italian company that built Coney Island's latest attractions and an amusement park in a never-activated nuc...

LOOK: Floating City's Gradual Sinking Charted In New Map

Posted 09.27.2013 | Science

By: Tanya Lewis, Staff Writer Published: 09/26/2013 01:59 PM EDT on LiveScience Venice, the "floating city" of romance and gondolas, is slowly s...

A Conceptual Painter of Venice

David Galenson | Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts
David Galenson

Antonio Canaletto was not the first or last painter to devote his career to recording the beauty of Venice, but he was the greatest.

PHOTOS: Tourists Wade Through Venice

Reuters | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel

VENICE, Italy, Nov 12 (Reuters) - Nearly three quarters of Venice was flooded on Monday and tourists swam in St Mark's Square as a wave of bad weath...

PHOTOS: Venice Flooded!

Posted 10.16.2012 | Travel

Call it the hell of high water. Venice remains threatened by the sea that defines it. New photos show water levels rising in the tourist destinatio...

What Makes Airbnb Special

Christine Negroni | Posted 11.24.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

I've stayed nine times in the private homes of Airbnb hosts and in fact have become an Airbnb host myself. I could go on and on about why I love calling someone else's place my home for a night or two, but let these stories of a few of my actual experiences tell the tale.

WATCH: Beating The Crowds In Venice

Rick Steves | Posted 07.23.2012 | Travel
Rick Steves

The cafés on St. Mark's Square may be pretty empty in the evenings, even with the allure of their orchestras, but crowds still fill the midday streets.

PHOTOS: Beautiful Black-And-White Photos Of Venice

Posted 02.21.2012 | Travel

A new book from ASSOULINE is a must-have for lovers of Italy and anyone who's been to Venice. The stunning collection by Jean-Michel Berts was inspire...

Venice Rebels Against Cruise Industry

AP | By COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 02.06.2012 | Travel

VENICE, Italy -- It's a matter of perspective. From aboard a 12-deck cruise liner, the sight of St. Mark's Square, the Doge's Palace and Bridge of Sig...

WATCH: Venice, Italy: Something Old, Something New

Shana Ting Lipton | Posted 02.06.2012 | Travel
Shana Ting Lipton

What I discovered on my short sojourn was how Venice so beautifully balances old and new in its architecture and art installations and in its lifestyle in general.

PHOTOS: The Most Romantic City On Earth

Posted 11.15.2011 | Travel

Ah Venice, how we love thee. Though there is a tax for tourists due to its sinking status, the city of canals is still one of the world's most str...

Steve McQueen Launches Sex-Addict Film 'Shame' In Venice

AP | By COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 11.04.2011 | Black Voices

VENICE, Italy -- For British director Steve McQueen, there was no better place than Manhattan to film "Shame," his new film that portrays the life of ...

PHOTOS: Venice Fights For Survival With New Taxes

Posted 10.11.2011 | World

The future for one of the world's most romantic cities has long seemed uncertain. But now, Venice is finding new ways to fight for its survival and ho...

WATCH: "How Does Venice Work?" Is A Backstage Look At Italy's Sinking City

Posted 09.10.2011 | Travel

Did you know that every few years sections of the canals in Venice are drained for maintenance? Are you aware that Venice does not have a complete mod...

FILM: Italy Gears Up For 67th Annual Venice Film Festival

nytimes.com | RODERICK CONWAY MORRIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

VENICE -- The new Palazzo del Cinema on the Lido, to replace the one built in the 1930s for the world's oldest international film festival, was due to...

PHOTOS: ARCHITECTURE: First Look At Who's Seeing What At The Venice Biennale

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Anyone who's anyone has made their way to Italy for this year's Venice Architecture Biennale, starting Sunday. Every major news organization has expr...