I am an art historian, an educational programs manager for museums, a licensed tour guide and tour leader. . but above all I am curious and I am a truly LOVER of VENICE!
Each time I start a tour my goal is to become your friend in Venice. I believe that visiting Venice is an unique experience and I love adding a personal touch and a personal point of view to the spots that you see. I try to create a real feeling with travellers I meet, creating a tailor-made tour for you according to your specific interests and preferences.
Everyday I have the opportunity to meet travelers in Venice I feel really lucky to live in such a magic place like my Venice, having a possibility to share my passion and love for this city with people who visit it!
I lived in New York, Paris and Sofia, discovering amazing creative scenes. I worked for important international organization Art Westchester, Musee du Louvre, Sofia Arsenal Museum for Contemporary Art. Travelling a lot I understood it was time to go back Venice and to plunge into Venetian art and history, that's why I decided to transform my passion into a job.
I have been working at Gallerie dell'Accademia di Venezia, at the Biennale di Venezia. I love to be a personal and unconventional guide and to organize private tours in the place I have always loved: Venice, sharing my passion with curious travelers.
Doing what I love in a city that I adore is for my arriving at the destination of the pursuit of happiness!
WHY CHOOSE ME:
-The purpose of my tours is above all to help you to discover serene and charming areas, corners of Venice little seen by tourists. We'll venture away from tourist crowds and into the streets and forgotten parts of Venice finding unique spots
-I will focus on local traditions, habits and lifestyle today and in the past.
- If you want to see the so-called highlights of Venice, I'll help you to unveil secrets and hidden meanings even there
- Specifically designed family-friendly Venice walking tour, interactive experience to love Venice as only kids can do
- Available for unveiling the secrets of the islands: Murano, Burano, Torcello. . .
- Who better to organize a culinary adventure than a local foodie? I can organize for you a real Venetian food tour experience !
-During the tours I'll be happy to share useful hints for your pleasant stay in Venice.
A Recent Review of this guide
Lucia was a perfect host. We set the pace of the tour. She was accommodating and delightful. We learned much and ate and drank like a local. Highly recommend!!
Tour guide license #14/2017 (Province of Ferrara)
Master degree and specialization in Art and History of Art
Tour leader license #1396 (Province of Venice)
Venice security port pass
Licensed guides have no restrictions