In the 20+ years since we launched our first Venice travel-planning site, we've seen visitors make the same mistakes over and over--often at considerable cost in time, money, or vacation enjoyment. This article is designed to prevent such glitches, and we hope you'll find it useful.
Our "top 11 list" is not just a slideshow with captions. On each page, we offer practical advice, often with links to related articles at Venice for Visitors and our parent site, Europe for Visitors.
To get started, go to Mistake #1 or use the navigation menu below.
Next page: Mistake #1: Hit-and run visits
|Top 11 Tourist Mistakes in Venice, Italy:|
|1. Hit-and-run visits|
|2. Staying in the wrong location|
|3. Commuting from the mainland|
|4. Following the crowd|
|5. Paying too much for transportation|
|6. Taking unnecessary tours|
|8. Buying useless souvenirs|
|9. Being careless with valuables|
|10. Annoying the locals|
|11. Not coming back|
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