Delightful and delicious DANIELI!

The news of Angelina Jolie splitting from Brad Pitt made me remember the Hotel Danieli and that classic hit movie, “The Tourist”…

The Travelling Gourmet

Story & photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling GourmetTM, all rights reserved.

The intrepid and inimitable Travelling Gourmet stays in the legendary Hotel Danieli in vibrant Venezia

MAGNIFICENT is one of many superlatives to describe this hotel built in the 14th Century that used to be the Palazzo or Palace of the Doge Enrico Dandolo. Arguably, Venezia’s finest, most luxurious and most historic hostelry.

As you stroll in though the revolving doors you are struck by the grand ambience and the well preserved historic architecture. If only walls could speak what wonderful tales they would tell..If you have seen the hit movie “The Tourist” starring glamourous Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp, the Hotel Danieli was where they stayed.

I was so happy to stay in one of the four luxurious signature suites, namely the Greta Garbo suite named after the iconic Hollywood movie star. In the huge living…

View original post 459 more words

About thetravellinggourmet

As a renowned Travel, Food & Wine Writer he has travelled the world in a keen & indomitable pursuit of exotic delicacies & fine wines. His articles have been published in over 20 prestigious publications, both local & international. Dr. Lim has toured and trained in Wine Evaluation & Oenology in most of the world's top wine producing areas from France to Australia. The Travelling Gourmet says, "Gastronomy has no frontier. These are the gastronomic voyages of The Travelling Gourmet. My unending mission. To explore strange new cuisines, to seek out new wines and new culinary experiences, to boldly go where no gourmet has gone before...." Have pen, will travel. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any other information storage & retrieval system, without permission from Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet and/or MSN. Material may be works of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents may be true but may also be products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance whatsoever to actual person or persons, either dead or living, events, or locales may be entirely and purely coincidental and unintentional. No part of this website may be used to villify others or for criminal purposes. Interests: Travel, Food, Wines, Cooking, Wine Appreciation, Parachuting, Languages, Music, Reading, Swimming, Hunting, Ballet, Fencing, Archery, Anthropology and more... The Travelling Gourmet is a copyrighted trademark. All rights and photos reserved. No part may be reproduced without permission.
This entry was posted in Entertainment, Hotels & Resorts, Let them eat Cake.... Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s