Italian Traditions on New Year’s Eve
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Italian Traditions on New Year’s Eve

The New Year has always been a transition from the old to the new, almost a new inner beginning, where good intentions reign. This highly anticipated party is characterized by magic and superstition, rooted in local customs and traditions. Many of these Italian traditions are ...

Abruzzo, Italy
Abruzzo  Events  Winter  
Prosecco Festival 2019- “Primavera del Prosecco”
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Prosecco Festival 2019- “Primavera del Prosecco”

  The highly anticipated "Primavera del Prosecco" event is back again this year with 16 wine exhibitions throughout the territory of Prosecco Superiore DOCG. Four months full of events from March 16 through June 9, 2019 will liven up the Treviso province from Conegliano to Valdobbiadene.Tastings and ...

Valdobbaidene, TV, Veneto
2021
From: March 16 2019
to: June 09 2019
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
2021
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
2021
From: February 28 2019
to: March 06 2019
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
2021
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
2021
From: March 03 2019
to: March 05 2019