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sestiere of San Polo

Joseph R. Wheeler

sestiere of San Polo

a cross section of Venetian society in the second half of the fifteenth century

by Joseph R. Wheeler

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Published by typescript in [s.l.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (Ph.D.) - University of Warwick, 1995.

StatementJosephR. Wheeler.
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Open LibraryOL20903875M

San Polo is a maze of quiet Calli (lanes) and pleasant Campi (Venetian squares). One of the most important places of this district is Campo San Polo, a wide square where local children and pets can run around and play games such as soccer while adults chat, and in summer there is also an open-air cinema. This is an excerpt from the book “Venice and the Veneto“ Church of San Nicolo’ di Tolentino Designed by Vincenzo Scamozzi, finished by the Teatini monks, the church was consecrated in The main altar was created by Longhena in and has sculptures by Justo Le Court. The facade was designed by Andrea Tirali Continue reading "Sestiere Santa Croce".

Hotel L'Orologio Venezia Sestiere San Polo - Riva de L Ogio – Venezia Tel: + 39 - Fax: + 39 [email protected] It is a first floor of about square meters facing on the beautiful Campo San Tomà, in the San Polo District, a spot adored by Venetians for its strategic position and quietness: in fact it is found only few steps from the homonymous Vapotetto Stop on the Grand canal, it is close to San Rocco and Frari Church, and it takes only 5 minutes' walk to reach the car park and the train station.

The San Polo sestiere has its origins around its main square “ Campo San Polo” the largest of the city, second only to Saint Mark’ s square. Rialto is one of the four bridges spanning the Grand Canal in Venice. It is the oldest bridge across the canal, and was the dividing line for the districts of San Marco and San Polo. Sestiere di San Polo Situato nel centro storico di Venezia, San Polo è il sestiere più piccolo, oltre ad essere uno dei più antichi della città. Nel , si stanziò a San Polo il mercato centrale di Venezia, un’orma del passato che tutt'oggi sopravvive.


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San Polo (Venetian: San Poło) is the smallest and most central of the six sestieri of Venice, northern Italy, covering 86 acres (35 hectares) along the Grand is one of the oldest parts of the city, having been settled before the ninth century, when it and San Marco formed part of the Realtine sestiere is named for the Church of San Polo.

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Enjoy free WiFi, a rooftop terrace, and breakfast. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in our reviews. Popular attractions Grand Canal and La Fenice Opera House are located nearby.

Discover genuine guest reviews for Ca' San Polo, in San Polo neighborhood, along with the latest /5(). Renovated inGuest house Ca' San Polo is in a 15th-century sestiere of San Polo book in the historic heart of Venice.

The panoramic roof terrace and the top-floor breakfast room offer views of the San Polo district. Each of the San Polo’s large rooms has a private bathroom and air conditioning/10().

San Polo is the heart of commercial Venice and the smallest of the six sestieri. It’s reached by crossing the This area is reached by crossing the famous Rialto Bridge and known for its churches, museums, fabulous square, the cities market and hidden palaces. San Polo is /5().

From its foundation, Venice has been divided into six neighbourhoods, known in Italian as sestieri (singular sestiere). A charming chaos. Each sestiere has its own number consisting of four digits.

This peculiar system makes it sometimes challenging to find your way around Venice. Sometimes you can find two buildings with the same number not far from each other, but each belonging. The Chiesa di San Polo is a Catholic church in Venice, dedicated to the Apostle Paul. It gives its name to the San Polo sestiere of the city.

Exterior. The current Gothic church dates from the 15th century, but a church has stood on the site since the Affiliation: Roman Catholic. The school of Saint Johann the Evangelist is amongst the oldest of the city of Venice, it was founded inschool was the word in use to point a laic brotherhood dedicated to brotherhood members often were important and rich persons able to transform the school sites in museums rich of the highest expression of Venetian art.

The Scuola Grande di San Giovanni. Sestiere San Polo is the best place for who wants to stay in a quiet area without the continuous stream of tourists, despite of the position in the center of Venice. We selected the best hotels following the reviews of the tourists who have stayed in Venice, hoping that could be helpful for you to choose the place where sleep and that you are.

A neighbourhood with a mix of tourist sights and residential areas, San Polo is the home of the Rialto Market, thereby providing restaurants in the area with the freshest ingredients.

Here is a list of restaurants that you can’t miss if you’re looking to get a taste of fresh Venetian : Riley Londres. San Polo may be the smallest of the six Venetian sestieri, but many visitors find their way here because of the iconic Rialto one of the oldest parts of Venice, the area naturally is home to many historic places, monuments and churches.

On the western part of San Polo there are many churches (which are listed on the next page), whilst the eastern section has palaces. San Polo (sestiere) In the hearth of Venice The central neighbourhood of San Polo includes the area of the Rialto bridge and market and also what it is believed to be the oldest church of Venice, the church of San Giacomo (popularly known as San Giacometto in order to distinguish it from the one on campo San Giacomo dall’Orio).

Graphic maps of the area around 45° 35' 46" N, 12° 49' 29" E. Each angle of view and every map style has its own advantage. Maphill lets you look at Sestière di San Polo, Venezia, Veneto, Italy from many different perspectives.

Church of San Polo () The present building is the result of different work done in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. Paintings by Tintoretto, Palma il Giovane and Gian Domenico Tiepolo, with 14 canvases of the Stations of the Cross. Explore the best of San Polo. Whether you want to experience the city like a tourist or follow the locals, check out this great resource for your trip.

Sestiere San Polo - Riva de L OgioVenice, VE. The price is $ per night $ per night. Jun 12 - Jun Located in San Polo, this luxury hotel is steps from San Cassiano, Grand.

Ca' San Polo This neighbourhood is a great choice for travellers interested in walking, Old Town exploring and photography – Check location Sestiere San PoloSan Polo, Venice, Italy – This neighbourhood is a great choice for travellers interested in walking, Old Town exploring and photography – Check location Excellent location - show map/10().

San Polo: Amazing Sestiere - See traveler reviews, candid photos, and great deals for Venice, Italy, at Tripadvisor.5/5(). Ca' San Polo townhouse is situated in Venice Sestiere San Polo Soaring over the Grand Canal, and connecting San Polo and San Marco, the Rialto Bridge is Venice’s pride and joy.

After several wooden bridges in the medieval ages collapsed, Anthony da Ponte took three years to leave behind this beautiful architectural marvel/5.

Calle Del Teatro Vecchio, - Sestiere San Polo, Venice, Italy, show map.Ca' San Polo. With a stay at Ca' San Polo in Venice (San Polo), you'll be steps from Grand Canal and 9 minutes by foot from Rialto Bridge.

This townhouse accommodation is mi (1 km) from Piazzale Roma and mi ( km) from Palazzo Grassi. Make yourself at home in one of the 15 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen.View deals for Hotel L'Orologio Venezia.

Luxury-minded guests praise the breakfast. Grand Canal is minutes away. WiFi is free, and this hotel also features a bar and dry cleaning service/10().