Christmas

Holiday Cruise of Lights

Although the enchanting Canals of Naples islands show beauty in every changing season! the Holidays are especially unique.  The canals become a winter wonderland of lights and a Gondola cruise through the islands waterways is by far the best way to experience this special atmosphere.  Be sure to make this Read more…

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Spritz

My first Campari spritz was in Venezia of course, in 1984. I was hanging out with a couple of gondoliers after the Regata Storica. It was a hot and humid sunny day in September and the boys had a short break in the “taxi” line. Lino grabbed me and we Read more…

Christmas

Buon Natale

As I stood on the dock of the bay at the Gondola Getaway last night,  I was like a fly on the wall watching my world in action.  As I was helping load a fleet cruise of 42 onto the Gondolas that had just arrived by a Big Red Bus Read more…

Vogalonga

Vogalonga Number 24

Buona Sera Gondoliere, We are prepping for our 24th Vogalonga in Venezia, Italia.  As the first Americans to row in this event and the only continuing American entry we are most excited to participate once again.  Since the start up of our operation over 28 years ago, we have been Read more…