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About me: I am the author of writing the text, making this site, joining my trips, and my holidays in Venice, Italy. Miyuki, my partner, helps me to discover more and to write it down. 

About me in Venice ItalyPicture of my second visit

A great combination if you ask me… both very happy with it… Who not… Together we make contact with the Venetian people and businesses. We search for the best Venice Italy tips, the do and don'ts. 

My name is Rudmer Hoekstra, and I'm the author of Venice-Information.com. I live (yet) in the Netherlands, but I try at least one time a year to visit my favorite city, 'Venice.' I 'm fond of the city and perhaps the most frequent visitor. Check my Linkedin profile.

  • Slept 10 times hotels and a campsite
  • 100 times the vaporetto boot taken
  • 6 times a gondola
  • Been to Murano, Burano and Lido 4 times
  • Eaten 30 times in restaurants
  • wandered around in Venice for about 1000 hours
  • Every visit a new experience
  • I also ran the Venice Marathon. At least the last 10km. In 2020 (if this continues) from 2021, I want to rerun the 10km. It is the last weekend of October every year. Do you want to walk the 10km with me? Apply here >

    View from Rialto Bridge Venice Italy

    During my visits to Venice, I make notes. I have visited the city several times since 2008. For this website, I collect the news, relevant information, and real souvenirs from Venice. Maybe I'll start my own shop someday. I try to convey everything I see and experience to you.

    Would you like to work with me? Fill in the contact form below. Almost anything is possible. Also, for a regular link exchange between my website and yours. Your website must be fair and of good quality with useful extra information for my visitors.

    ...It is about me, but I made this website for you!

    Venice-Information.com is launched in 2008 with ten pages. It is a copy of my successful Dutch website: www.NaarVenetie.comSince I had to discover how to build a website, it took some time to develop it. And this English version is the oldest brother of the Dutch version. I was consistently pointed out by friends that the website simply had to be in Dutch. I did that then;). And with great success.

    I still remember my feeling the first time when I arrived at my Venetian journey.  I felt enthusiastic about my whole trip because Venice is not losing its beauty despite the many tourists. I immediately noticed this.  This feeling I tried to pass through on you as a reader of my site.

    About me in Venice

    I now have 180 pages about Venice, inclusive this 'about me' page. And there is much more to come! The number of visitors grows. Besides, the number of quality links to my site grows. My site interacts and communicates with its visitors. I know exactly who my audience is. Every day I get an average of 3 questions in my email inbox. I treat them all personally.

    People also respond to the pages and leave comments. Mostly I'm the first one who is responding. REQUEST! Help me with responding to a question... All this keeps me motivated and shows my site Venice-Information.com fulfills a need. Giving you a fantastic experience in Venice!

    Link to my site > https://www.venice-information.com

    Do you have any questions? Or do you see a mistake? Do not wait. Improvements and questions about Venice are always welcome via the contact form… Have fun,,, and come back often…

    Arrivederci !!!

    Rudmer

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