Places to visit: "Undoubtedly the most beautiful Venice city built by man." Visit Mark’s Square and Basilica of St.Marco. Rialto Bridge, there is one of the city’s most famous Grand Canal views and many shops. Ride on the little boat along Canal Grande, it is the best way to experience Venice!
This month's featured episode of "Rick Steves' Europe" is "Venice: City of Dreams." After sorting through the monuments of Venice's powerful past, we'll trace its decline from Europe's most powerful city to its most hedonistic one. Watch the whole episode here.