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Archive: gennaio 2015

Blackbird Days: The Colors of Deep Winter in Venice

Blackbird Days: The Colors of Deep Winter in Venice

Le giornate della merla - blackbird days: First article in the series "Mermaid Colors in Venice". This ye…

Lavagna dei Desideri - A Wishlist for Venice

Lavagna dei Desideri - A Wishlist for Venice

In this blog, in addition to presenting garde ns and news on gardening in Venice, we also cover topics that are dea…

UN GIARDINO TORNA ALLA CITTÀ: SAVING A VENETIAN GARDEN JEWEL

UN GIARDINO TORNA ALLA CITTÀ: SAVING A VENETIAN GARDEN JEWEL

The Giardinetti Reali seen from the Campanile di San Giorgio Maggiore A rather sizable garden, part of Piazza San Marco…

Yellow wisteria twigs in winter

Yellow wisteria twigs in winter

Come se l'autunno fosse arrivato in gennaio - as if autumn had arrived in January in Venice. A few days ago, I took…

SCANNO DELLA PISOTTA: SHARING ANCIENT KNOW-HOW OF THE REPUBLIC OF VENICE

SCANNO DELLA PISOTTA: SHARING ANCIENT KNOW-HOW OF THE REPUBLIC OF VENICE

Bassa Marea - Low Tide in Venice It's not often that you get to see in Venice a picture like the one above - algae …

HOW THE NATIVITY SCENES IN VENICE REFLECT EVERYDAY LIFE IN TOWN

HOW THE NATIVITY SCENES IN VENICE REFLECT EVERYDAY LIFE IN TOWN

Nativity Scene at the church of Santa Maria del Giglio (Santa Maria Zobeningo). You can see how it is partly covered wi…