Located in one of the ” districts ” more populated by the Venetians not only gives way to experience the daily life of the inhabitants , but the place is also very popular with tourists thanks to the great choice of hotels , bed & breakfasts and apartments leased , they decide to stay in this area because excellent starting point for various itineraries . The proximity to the “Riva degli Schiavoni “leads quickly in P.za S. Marco and is well served by public transport ( lines 4,5,1 and 2 connects us to the railroad , Piazzale Roma and Rialto in a short time ) and offers in the area to visit more cultural sites such as the School of “San Giorgio degli Schiavoni” , “St. George of the Greeks” , the “Church of the Pieta” , the “Arsenal “and nearby “S. Maria Formosa” , “SS . John and Paul” and “S. Francesco della Vigna” . Also always in the area there are several workshops of masks , ceramics, glass , art galleries and many are the sites of exposure of various Biennials .