Food delivery and sustainability. The Cocai Express service: runners arrive by walking

Friday, November 13, 2020 Permalink

Whoever has found themselves munching something while promenading through Venice already knows seagulls - the so called “cocai” in dialect. They are very alert animals, particularly astute when it comes to stealing food. Cocai Express is a food delivery service that takes its name exactly from this animal, by now a distinctive symbol of this ...

The signature capsule collection Mixité by Talking Hands at Novecento

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 Permalink

Unique pieces collection of kimonos, mantles and purses By Romanelli Family. When fashion, hospitality, social inclusion, sustainability, craftsmanship, territory all meet together. On one side Gioele Romanelli, third generation Venetian hotelier, founder of the multi-awarded Casa Flora and owner of the Hotel Flora and Novecento, which he manages with his wife Heiby and his sister Zoe; he ...

Northernmost of Venice

Friday, June 15, 2018 Permalink

One of the least known and yet interesting areas of Venice is the one that includes Campo, Fondamenta and Sacca della Misericordia, that passes through Campo and Fondamenta dell’Abazia and crosses Campo dei Mori until Fondamenta della Sensa. These are not touristic places and maybe for this reason you can feel a unique and pleasant sense ...

La Zucca

Saturday, May 5, 2018 Permalink

A homage to the tastes of vegetables without being necessarily a vegetarian restaurant. We find ourselves in Santa Croce, an intimate neighbourhood off the beaten track, a few steps from Campo San Giacomo dell'Orio. La Zucca is a tavern offering an alternative cuisine, this is how its owners like to call it. Service is attentive, friendly and ...

In the mood for San Barnaba

Friday, April 27, 2018 Permalink

Ensconced in the heart of Dorsoduro, Calle Lunga San Barnaba reveals a special nature to its inquisitive explorers, that of out of the way and relaxing places. This intersection of calli, campi and rii should be savoured over the course of an entire day, with a mix of strolling, shopping, culture and fine dining. So ...