The pincia is one of the oldest traditional Venetian sweets in the region; it is also known as Veneto Bread Pudding. It is usually served during the Christmas holidays and Epiphany period. It is a typical example of peasant cooking using basic ingredients to come up with a delicious treat.
The 17th century Church of San Basso is on the same square (Piazza San Marco) as the St Mark’s Basilica in Venice.
Visit St Mark’s Square in Venice in order to see the top 10 landmarks of the city as well as be fascinated by the historical and architectural heritage of the sites and attractions.
Due to the high number of complaints by tourists who visit Venice and take part in a traditional gondola ride across the numerous canals, the felze part of the boat with the Venetian shutter blinds was removed.