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Tipping in Italy

Tipping in Italy

Is tipping in Italy expected or considered rude in their culture? For example from what I know, tipping in Japan is considered an insult. So weird right? If I give Japanese waiter tips, it ends up as an insult in their culture. So what about tipping in Italy? Well, it is complicated and I wish to highlight the different charges which people may misunderstand as tips. They are Coperto or Cover Charge - This is common but actually, coperto isn't considered tipping. It is meant to cover the charge of the food you are using like bread, oil or salt. The rate is...

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Burano - Useful Guide

Burano - Useful Guide

What is Burano Burano, Venice is located in the north of Venice near Torcello, an island in the lagoon of Venice. It is populated by around 4,000 dwellers and has become the most visited islands in recent times. Burano has become famously known as the "colorful island". It became a popular destination for tourist and travelers around the world due to its colorful houses. It became so famous that house owners are not allowed to choose the color of paints to use as it might break the uniformity of colors. The uniformity of colors makes the island an outstanding and colorful one. ...

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Avoid a scooter accident in Italy - Don't Follow George Clooney

Avoid a scooter accident in Italy - Don't Follow George Clooney

On 10 July 2018, George Clooney, American actor & filmmaker, got into a scooter accident when his motor scooter collides with the Mercedes at 60 mph and hurls him into the air. Luckily, his injuries were not serious. We don't want that to happen to you so we will offer more information and guide about riding scooters in Italy. What is Scooter in Italy Scooter is popularly known as "motorino" in Italy. Almost every Italian own a scooter as it serves as a smooth and fast movement in during traffic jam.  What is the most popular scooter in Italy Although there are...

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#1 Guide to Venice Gondola Ride

#1 Guide to Venice Gondola Ride

Did you know 2 tourists died at the crowded Venice waterway in 2018? Don't be worried as we are here to share some precautions to take while still enjoying your ride. A gondola ride in Venice is ranked as one of the most dreamed-about experience for tourist or travelers. It is an outstanding experience if you get the chance to enjoy a gondola ride. Though gondola ride is not cheap, it can be very expensive but the fun you get will keep you wow. Water and Gondola Accidents As covered by the news, 2 friends were killed when their small...

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6 Best Gelato in Venice That Italians Love Too

6 Best Gelato in Venice That Italians Love Too

Italians love their gelato and it has spread worldwide, including the USA with brands like Rita Ice, Gelato Go, and Gelato di Natura. Gelato alone accounted for approximately 5% of the $14.3 billion U.S. ice cream market in 2016.  The top 6 gelato that Venetian loves:- Santa Croce - Fontego Delle Dolcezze Cannaregio-Gelato Di Natura San Polo - Gelateria Millefoglie Da Tarcisio Dorsoduro - Gelateria Nico San Marco- Suso Gelatoteca Castello - Gelateria Pasticceria Peter Pan Santa Croce - Fontego Delle Dolcezze Using quality ingredients and flavors changing frequently, this is our choice for the top 6 places for gelato....

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