Acireale: The Most Beautiful Carnival in Sicily
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Acireale: The Most Beautiful Carnival in Sicily

Although the exact origin of Acireale's Carnival in Sicily (Catania province) is unknown, most believe that like all Italian Carnivals, it probably derived from the ancient Roman Saturnal Games. Let's explore the reasons why it's known as the "most beautiful Carnival in Sicily"! @catania.liveuniversity.it Its History The first ...

Acireale, CT, Sicily
Events  Sicily  Winter  
Christmas in Italy: Spilimbergo, a Town With Many Traditions
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Christmas in Italy: Spilimbergo, a Town With Many Traditions

Every year, there is an abundance of Christmas celebrations in Friuli Venezia Giulia, with traditional Christmas markets in Udine, Pordenone, Trieste, Tarcento, Lignano Sabbiadoro, San Daniele del Friuli, and Gradisca d'Isonzo. All these places are especially charming during this time of the year. Spilimbergo, also known as ...

Spilimbergo, province of Pordenone, Friuli-Venezia Giulia
Christmas Traditions in Agnone
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Christmas Traditions in Agnone

In the heart of the upper Molise region of central Italy lies the village of Agnone. With just over five thousand people, the tolling of the oldest bells in the world is the soundtrack to winter and ancestral traditions.  The village of Agnone is preparing to rekindle the 'Ndocciata, ...

Agnone, IS, Molise