Carnival Traditions in Oristano, Sardinia
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Carnival Traditions in Oristano, Sardinia

What if one morning we were to wake up and find ourselves in a world of jousting and horsemen some 500 years ago? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rs2aNkVaeN0 It's the morning of the last Sunday of Carnival: the historic city center of Oristano in Sardinia is suddenly filled with the sounds ...

Oristano, OR, Sardinia
2020
From: March 03 2019
to: March 05 2019
66th Annual Carnival Celebration in Muggia
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66th Annual Carnival Celebration in Muggia

At the most extreme point of northeastern Italy, embraced by the northern waves of a very clear Adriatic Sea, lies a town of unspeakable beauty: Muggia. The Carnival celebration has been  deeply-rooted, highly emotional and felt by its population (me included) for centuries. An artistic ...

Muggia, TS, Friuli Venezia Giulia
2020
From: February 28 2019
to: March 06 2019
A Romantic Getaway in Venice
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A Romantic Getaway in Venice

Venice is universally considered the most beautiful city in the World, protagonist of Casanova's loving gestures, the Corto Maltese’s adventures, Tintoretto's paintings, Vivaldi's music, and perfect for your romantic getaway. Being in the historical capital of the Serenissima Republic is like living in another time, immersed ...

Venice, VE, Veneto
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 isn't known, most believe that like all Italian Carnivals, it probably derived from the ancient Roman Saturnal Games. The first written documents of its existence are however very old, dating back to 1594. In the past, people ...

Acireale, CT, Sicily
2020
From: February 17 2019
to: March 05 2019
The Devil of Tufara
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The Devil of Tufara

The Devil of Tufara is a zoomorphic mask that comes to life on the last day of Carnival in the narrow streets of this small town. He charges, jumps and dances through the streets with his unbridled acrobatics. Passed down through the centuries, he has ...

Tufara, CB, Molise, Italy
2020
From: March 03 2019
to: March 05 2019
Carnival in Abruzzo- Francavilla al Mare
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Carnival in Abruzzo- Francavilla al Mare

The most colorful time of the year has come, and with it, the cobblestones of the Italian squares are covered with multicolored confetti. Carnival, from the historical point of view, is considered a period of celebration and renewal so much that until the Middle Ages it ...

Francavilla al Mare, Chieti, Abruzzo
2020
From: February 24 2019
to: March 05 2019
Carnival in Ivrea and Turin 2019
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Carnival in Ivrea and Turin 2019

Turin's Historic Carnival 2019 Carlevè ed Turin is the historic Carnival in Turin which will run from February 3 through March 5, 2019. Important Dates and Events: Sunday, February 3rd at 3 pm: The inaugural parade from Piazza Castello to the Parco della Pellerina, home to the great Luna Park ...

Ivrea, TO, Piedmont
2020
From: February 03 2019
to: March 05 2019