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Weather in Venice on Sat, 23 Sep 2017 05:34 is Very cloudy

2017-09-22
Very cloudy  17°C Wind: North-northeast 3 m/s Pressure: 0 mbar Visibility: 19 km Humidity: 76% Sat, 23 Sep 2017 05:34

Ed Stoppard: Why I fell in love with Italy's stunning Venice

2017-09-22
WHAT IS YOUR MOST MEMORABLE HOLIDAY? For our 10th anniversary, Amie and I had a three-day break on Ischia, one of those idyllic, romantic Mediterranean islands. We stayed at the Mezzatorre Resort and it was heaven – calm and secluded with unobtrusive but ...

Burano - the most colorful island in Italy

2017-09-21
Find out about the best Florence, Italy attractions with pictures. We help you make your trip to Italy, Venice memorable and interesting. We picked the most popular Venice attractions and present them to you with stunning images. A record million people ...

13 Most Instagrammable Places in Venice, Italy

2017-09-17
This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Policy, visit this page. This little bridge’s reputation is far ...

Romantic Elopement on the Pastel-Colored Island of Burano in Venice, Italy

2017-09-15
“We attended several weddings this past year, and noticed how the couples were separated most of the time — scrambling to gather their guests, make sure they got all the family photos, and that the day was going smoothly. We decided we wanted the ...

After Venice sinks, you can visit it in Dubai

2017-09-13
A replica of the northern Italian city of Venice is being constructed in the Middle Eastern ... off-the-boat gondolas imported from Italy. It's a partially submerged resort that calls itself, the world's "first five-star floating destination."

Merchant of Venice Comes to Montclair State’s Peak Performances

2017-09-19
19) through Sunday, Oct. 1. Coonrod brings The Merchant of Venice to Montclair after her company performed it in Venice, Italy last year on the stones of the Jewish Ghetto of Venice to coincide with the 500th anniversary of the ghetto’s founding in ...

Italy Bank Cleanup Shifts to $150 Billion in Doubtful Loans

2017-09-19
Banks must tread carefully so as not to hinder Italy’s economic recovery, because the loans usually involve companies that are still productive, he said on the sidelines of Banca Ifis SpA’s annual conference in Venice on Friday. Italy’s logjam of non ...

Ali Fazal’s Film with Judi Dench Has World Premiere at Venice Film Fest

2017-09-14
VENICE, Italy — Bollywood actor Ali Fazal stars alongside Academy Award winner Judi Dench in Stephen Frears’ “Victoria and Abdul,” which saw its world premiere at the recently concluded 74th Venice International Film Festival. The film, which is ba ...

Two towns in Italy make His Holiness the Dalai Lama their Honorary Citizen

2017-09-20
In February 2009, he was awarded the Honorary Citizenship by the city of Rome and Venice, Italy. Later that year in June, he was recognized with the award by the city of Paris, France and also by the city of Warsaw, Poland in July. On 18 September ...