Strolling the alleys of the city one comes across those places most visited by the most famous Russian visitors.
Tchaichovsky was here and composed the Fourth Symphony, Aleksander Trubetzkoj owned the Ca’ d’Oro for a while. Joseph Brodsky, essayist and poet, who wrote “Fondamenta degli Incurabili”, had his favourite cafes and restaurants, and is buried on the cemetery island of San Michele along with Stravinski and Djaghilev.