A Norwegian woman living in Venezia sharing with you her everyday life in this Italian city, as well as stories from the people who have lived – and live here. VickyVenezia is also providing suggestions for places to experience while visiting Venezia and the Veneto region. 

Vicenza – another V in Veneto

Vicenza is less known than the two other V’s in Veneto like Venezia and Verona. But the city of Palladio is definitely worth a visit while you are in Veneto. With only…

Antique shopping – Officina Veneziana

At Campo San Pantalon, right of the lively Campo Santa Margherita, you will find a treasure of an antique store: Officina Veneziana. Antique jewels in art deco style, or with the venetian…

Festa delle donne

I have always celebrated the 8th of March. Being a feminist myself, but also the daughter of a feminist, this particular day has always been important to me and my family. We…

Murano with Bjørg Thorhallsdottir

My amazing friend Bjørg is visiting for a couple of days. Bjørg is one of Norways most popular artists, and while being here in Venice, she figured it was the perfect opportunity…

Ombra del Leone

You would think it is difficult to find new places in a city as small as Venice after having lived here as long as I have. Yet, this city never ceases to…

Two of my favourites

From the Ponte San Trovaso towards Zattere, there are two baccari – two bars, that are not only the preferred places to have an aperitivo among the locals in the sestiere of…

The Carnival in Venice

It is that time of year when the Venice is filled with masks and gowns: It is time for the Carnival. And this city has a long tradition for celebrating the Carnival.…