There are many laws that need to be followed by people who are wearing Venetian masks during the carnivals and festivals in Venice. You should not gamble, wear vulgar costumes, wear wigs or beards, and you certainly cannot visit convents!
If you are visiting Italy, be sure to try a Tiramisu from the patisserie and dessert selections of any restaurant in the country; this sweet coffee treat is one of the most popular and ordered desserts in Europe.
There are so many restaurants to choose from in Venice when you want to have a traditional Venetian meal for dinner after a long day of sightseeing around the historic city. Order a fegato alla veneziana, which is liver sautéed with onions, olive oil and butter with a side of traditional polenta!
In the old days, everyone was able to participate in the rowing boat races held at the Historical Reggata in September on Venice’ Canal Grande, however now the races are only open to Venetian rowers. It would be a fun thing to do to watch this historical traditional event while on tour in Venice.