The 17th century Church of San Basso is on the same square (Piazza San Marco) as the St Mark’s Basilica in Venice.
Visit St Mark’s Square in Venice in order to see the top 10 landmarks of the city as well as be fascinated by the historical and architectural heritage of the sites and attractions.
The pincia is one of the oldest traditional Venetian sweets in the region; it is also known as Veneto Bread Pudding. It is usually served during the Christmas holidays and Epiphany period. It is a typical example of peasant cooking using basic ingredients to come up with a delicious treat.
There were four orphanages in Venice that were fundamentally dedicated to teaching the young girls music; the Ospedale della Pieta, where Antonio Vivaldi taught violin and was choir master, was considered the best.
You should definitely pay this landmark a visit when on tour in Venice. Guests visiting the Ospedale della Pieta can even stay the night if they need to.
Note that the Vivaldi Museum in the building can only be visited if you schedule an appointment in advance!
Be sure not to miss this attraction when on your family trip in Venice!