How to Get Around in Venice (when you’re tired)

So your trusty sneakers are nearly worn out after treading the narrow streets and alleys, how else will you discover Venice?  If you are like the many visitors to Venice you will probably take the cheapest public transport option – the water buses, or vaporetti.  Venice’s ‘vaporetto’ system is not too difficult to master – the most confusing part of the process is trying to fathom the route map which can definitely bring your IQ into question – well, it does look like pieces of coloured spaghetti thrown onto a map.

These vaporetti give a wonderful perspective to the city that walking just can’t render – to see the impressive palaces which line the Grand Canal, with the gorgeous and elaborate facades is a wonderful experience.


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