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THE NATIVITY IN VENICE

Merry Christmas by the Casa del Miele! which reminds you of today 25 December 2020 how the Venetian Churches preserve extraordinary paintings related to Christmas here are five, from...

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THE GLASS BEADS OF VENICE

The art of glass beads is officially the intangible cultural heritage of Humanity This was established in recent days by the Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection of UNESCO’s Intangible...

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THE ISLAND OF SAN LAZZARO DEGLI ARMENI

  For over three hundred years the island of San Lazzaro degli Armeni has been a slice of Armenia in the Venice lagoon   Here there is a monastery which houses a small community...

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THE “SESTIERI” OF VENICE

The Historic Centre of Venice still maintains the division in Sestieri the six parts in which ancient Venice was territorially divided for tax and administrative purposes   This subdivision...

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VENETIAN WELLS

In Venice, if we look at the centre of every campo, courtyard or cloister, we will probably see an ornamental well-head (vera da pozzo) Mostly carved out of marble...

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Happy Birthday Venice!

Venice has a history spanning almost 16 centuries:   in fact the foundation of the Serenissima’s city is traced back to the legendary laying of the first stone of...

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Varda Venessia!

one of the most emblematic photos of Venice taken from the Exhibition of the great Helmut Newton recently held at the Casa dei tre oci which recalls the “Varda...

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