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Address: Dorsoduro, Venice, Italy
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+39 338 919 6695
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Life is a journey, travelling is living twice.” – Omar Khayyam – (Persian...

Life is a journey, travelling is living twice.” – Omar Khayyam – (Persian poet of XII century)I am a tour leader. I visited many countries… not to find myself, tot o learn how to live. And from you, and all of those I met during my journeys I learned something.This is the reason why I love my job. For me it represents an opportunity to meet men and women from different places and with different cultures.

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Nadia Danesin is an outstanding guide

Nadia met my daughter and me at our hotel, explained the history of Venice in a concise and interesting way and then took us to fascinating destinations in the city on a walking... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Mary J

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nadia met my daughter and me at our hotel, explained the history of Venice in a concise and interesting way and then took us to fascinating destinations in the city on a walking tour. The experience gave us a new insight to a city we love. Afterward, we felt as though we were old friends.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing tour with Nadia. She met us at our hotel and made an instant connection - it felt like we were exploring the city with a local friend. She took us in buildings and down side streets we would never have explored on our own. She made us feel very comfortable exploring the city and getting off... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent the morning with Nadia in Venice. She met us close to our apartment and was just wonderful for every minute of our journey with her. We saw amazing artisans, learnt about the history, architecture, people, and just had the best time. Nadia was warm, kind, generous of spirit and we had a wonderful time. The boat trip was... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was so wonderful. My husband and I had an informed, in depth, intimate, customized tour. Nadia was kind, informative and felt like s family member by the end of our time together. It honestly made me appreciate Venice for a know entirely different reason. Instead of trying to keep Venice a secret fabulous place, she shared why it should... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had the pleasure of touring Venice with Linda over the Thanksgiving holiday. Much to our dismay, it was raining the morning we were due to meet Linda. She graciously pushed our time to meet out a bit so that the weather had time to clear. We (2 adults, 1 tween and 2 little boys) had the most fantastic day... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

There is the tourist Venice and the real Venice. There is St Mark's Square and the pigeons, souvenir sellers etc and then there is the living, breathing heart of Venezia with its secrets, histories and idiosyncrasies. This lady is Venetian and she is the real thing. UNMISSABLE !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

If you want to see the real Venice, book with Nadia. She is truly your "friend in Venice." If you want to see St. Mark's or the Rialto Bridge, do that on your own. But if you want to get away from the mobs of tourists let Nadia show you some of the most fantastic and private places in Venice.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Found on Trip Advisor and what a find! Warm, friendly local who loves her city with a passion. Off the tourist track tour with fabulous off the regular track water taxi trip. Nadia showed and told us invaluable insights of Venice. A super lovely lady, money and time well worth spending. Do her trip first to make the rest of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

The name really does say it all. I now have a friend in Venice. Booking Nadia will be the best thing you can do during your time in Venice. She is personable, extremely friendly, great sense of humor, and knows the city like the back of her hand. She will show us the real Venice. The one away from the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Nadia was recommended by a friend. We took a walking tour off the main thoroughfares in October 2015 and for people new to Venice she was informative and interesting. We did not walk too far but the information and insight Nadia provided enabled us to wander freely around the city and take paths we would not have known without her... More 

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