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Dorsoduro, Venice

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Explore the quieter side of the city in Dorsoduro, where a slice of "authentic Venice" can still be found. Cross the lovely Accademia Bridge from St. Mark’s Square and get lost in the comparatively peaceful streets of a neighborhood historically inhabited by artists and students. Surrounded by graffiti-filled streets, local restaurants, and Venetians going about their business, visit some art galleries, such as the Galleria dell’Accademia and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, housed within beautiful palace architecture. Arrange your visit to Dorsoduro and discover more family-friendly attractions in Venice using our Venice vacation trip planner.
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  • Are you are fed-up of battling your way through the endless hordes of tourists brandishing their ridiculous selfie-sticks in the San Marco district of Venice? Those who insist on stopping dead on the ...  more »
  • Away from the crowd, a beautiful calm area. The channels are wider and places make you want to hang out.
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  • Quiet place of Venice, one of the favorite honeys. Not that no tourists, no ... but has a decent size for everyone, a little place to get lost in the alleys is always a Venetian experience, but calibrated from peace and "few things" world-famous ... adorable
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