Synopsis by Cecilia Cygnar
Popular travel writer and travel show host Laura McKenzie ventures to Venice, Italy on this travelogue, part of the Laura McKenzie's Travel Tips series. With this episode, McKenzie travels to some of the most famous attractions, including St. Mark's Square and the Doges Palace. She takes a ride down the canals of Venice in one of the famous gondolas and goes to the island of Murano where they make the world-renown Venetian glass. Like many of her travel works, this episode uses McKenzie's practical, efficient way of traveling that benefits any traveler who is looking for more information than just where to eat and what sights to see. McKenzie offers her input on some good inexpensive hotels, how to pack for the weather and conditions, and what type of nightlife is offered and where to find it. Other topics include where to shop for souvenirs, and generally what to expect out of a trip to the romantic city of Venice.