Lucia B.

Lucia B.

 Venice

5.00

    32, Female

    2 Reviews

    Tour guide

    Italian, English, French
Last online: 10 days ago
WHO AM I?


WHY ON LOCALGUDDY.COM?

Each time I start a tour my goal is to make the difference. I believe that visiting Venice is an unique experience, but as an art historian I have the possibility to add a personal touch and a different point of view to the things that you see . I try to create a real feeling with travellers I meet and adapt the stories I tell to their specific interests and preferences.


INTERESTS

Everyday I have the opportunity to meet travellers in Venice I feel really excited and happy to live in such a magic place like Venice and having a possibility to share my enthusiasm and love for this city with people who visit it!


COUNTRIES I'VE BEEN TO

Italy, France, Germany, Swiss, the Netherland, England, Greece, Spain, Portugal, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Turkey, Romania, USA, Israel


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      leonie b.
      leonie b.

      TOUR: Hidden and secrets gems of Venice

      Lucia is a fantastic guide . Very informative tour. She is extremely passionate about Venice. Highly recommended.

      5.00

      LiLing P.
      LiLing P.

      TOUR: Hidden and secrets gems of Venice

      It was such a pleasure exploring the narrow streets of Venice with Lucia. She pointed out so many little but significant details we would have otherwise missed just walking down the streets on our own. Our tour began at the Campo San Giacomo di Rialto, the oldest part of Venice. We have 3 kids, ages 14, 11, and 5. Usually, when a guide starts rattling on about the history of a city, our kid's eyes glaze over, but Lucia captured their attention right from the start, by asking them questions to get them thinking and observing. "See that clock?what do you notice that is different about it?" She really leveraged the place to peel back the centuries of history. At Marcato di Rialto, Lucia brought to life the local Venetian way of life, details that helped us connect with the place and it's people. Our kids love tasting and trying new foods, so the market was the highlight for them. Picking up on this, Lucia introduced us to one of the oldest bars to try some authentic cicchetti (finger food). She encouraged them to try a few dishes they would normally have regarded with suspicion. The Sarde in Soar (traditional Venetian sardines) got two thumbs up from the kids (and me). We spent the rest of our time in Venice finding every excuse to order more. It's a good thing we did our tour with Lucia the first morning after arriving in Venice. As we weaved our way through the Labyrinth of narrow streets that Venice is famous for, we got a few tips for how to get our bearings. Getting lost in Venice is par for the course, so we were grateful for these tips. At St. Marks square, we heard some fascinating stories about how St. Mark's body came to reside in Venice. I am sure that any tour you take of Venice would probably share this information, but Lucia seem to know exactly what parts of the story would keep the attention of her young audience. Our morning with Lucia was definitely the highlight of our time in Venice. Grazie, Lucia!

      5.00