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Archive: novembre 2012

Morning impressions of the Festa della Salute

Morning impressions of the Festa della Salute

Would you like to join us, Venetian families, for a morning walk on 21 November,  the day on which the Festa della Salute t…

A forest of White Candles lightening up November: Festa della Salute

A forest of White Candles lightening up November: Festa della Salute

The Celebration of Madonna della Salute, on 21 November just before winter "officially" sets in here (this date …

Three types of canals in Venice ...

Three types of canals in Venice ...

Venice is a city built on wooden stilts, cut from the surrounding area, on 117 islands, where the inhabitants of the ter…

Il Brolo, the First Garden of Venice

Il Brolo, the First Garden of Venice

I have always been interested in what Venice looked like in the beginning, Venice is said to have been founded on 25 March …

Another Acqua Alta in another November

Another Acqua Alta in another November

Today and last night, Venezia and the lagoon have been suffering from an exceptional acqua alta, with waters not receding f…