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Address: Dorsoduro, Venice, Italy
Phone Number: +39 338 919 6695

Life is a journey, travelling is living twice.” – Omar Khayyam – (Persian...

Life is a journey, travelling is living twice.” – Omar Khayyam – (Persian poet of XII century)I am a tour leader. I visited many countries… not to find myself, tot o learn how to live. And from you, and all of those I met during my journeys I learned something.This is the reason why I love my job. For me it represents an opportunity to meet men and women from different places and with different cultures.

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No better way to Spend your first few hours in Venice

Found on Trip Advisor and what a find! Warm, friendly local who loves her city with a passion. Off the tourist track tour with fabulous off the regular track water taxi trip... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Found on Trip Advisor and what a find! Warm, friendly local who loves her city with a passion. Off the tourist track tour with fabulous off the regular track water taxi trip. Nadia showed and told us invaluable insights of Venice. A super lovely lady, money and time well worth spending. Do her trip first to make the rest of... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The name really does say it all. I now have a friend in Venice. Booking Nadia will be the best thing you can do during your time in Venice. She is personable, extremely friendly, great sense of humor, and knows the city like the back of her hand. She will show us the real Venice. The one away from the... More 

Thank NickinSF
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nadia was recommended by a friend. We took a walking tour off the main thoroughfares in October 2015 and for people new to Venice she was informative and interesting. We did not walk too far but the information and insight Nadia provided enabled us to wander freely around the city and take paths we would not have known without her... More 

Thank matt0be
Newtown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had found friend in Venice here in trip advisor, communication was great. Linda proposed a wonderful day based on both " not to miss" sites and our areas of interest. She was an excellent tour guide who is not only knowledgeable, personable bit also lots of fun to be with. It truly was one of our favorite days and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just got back from a quick trip in Venice. Since we were there only a short time, I wanted to get a good feel of the city and thought a walking tour would do just that. Luckily Nadia was free on the day we wanted! We have a 6 and 10 year old and Nadia did a great job... More 

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Casper, Wyoming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Giorgia was very informative and offered a wonderful tour I was on a solo trip and she made me feel very comfortable! I visited in June 2015.

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Valencian Country, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first time in Venice and we where warned by friends that it would be swarming with tourists, long queues and big price tags. Still we absolutely wanted to get to know this beautiful place and so our research led us to Nadia. This was the best decision we could have made. We took the "Venice experience" tour.... More 

Thank oliveirafp
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Friend in Venice is very aptly named. From the moment you meet Nadia you are enveloped by the warmth of her personality. Beyond that she is also an excellent guide with a thorough knowledge of the city which she is eager to share. With Nadia one sees the real Venice beyond the usual tourist sites including small details that one... More 

Thank Tom C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We did 2 tours with Nadia -- the "pleasures of Venice" 3 hour tour--2 hours of walking and having things we had not seen at all pointed out to us and explained, and another hour winding our way through canals with an excellent motor boat driver. This was quite a wonderful introduction to the neighborhood we were staying in. Later... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

My Mother and I were fortunate to book 3 hours with Nadia prior to our coming to Venice. We had only one day to really see and learn about this beautiful city. Nadia was amazing in her consideration of my mother who is a healthy 80 years old. She was quite knowledgeable about the history and current state of affairs... More 

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