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After long negotiations and persuasive arguments Islam convinced the Mayor of Venice Giorgio Orson that it would be a welcome and profitable decision to allow an Islamic Art Museum in the Serenissima.


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Weather in Venice on Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:06 is Windy

2017-01-18
Windy  4°C Wind: Northeast 13 m/s Pressure: 0 mbar Visibility: 19 km Humidity: 56% Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:06

Venice in Seoul

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Desire Nude Cruises to Set Sail in Europe in 2017-18

2017-01-18
The initial "Venice Foreplay" cruise aboard the Azamara Quest will depart Venice, Italy, Sept. 26 and sail along the Adriatic Sea, makings stops in Croatia and Slovenia before returning to Venice Oct. 3. While exact dates weren't announced for the second ...

Win a 7-Night Trip for 2 to Venice, Italy

2017-01-16
After 20 years working in the travel industry, and 15 years writing about it, Tim Winship knows a thing or two about travel. Follow him on Twitter @twinship. Enter the Carnegie Hall “Here Today, Gondola Tomorrow” sweepstakes by February 22, 2017, for a ...

Luxury line Seabourn's next ship to sail in Europe

2017-01-18
The luxury line on Tuesday announced the 600-passenger Seabourn Ovation would debut on May 5, 2018 with an 11-day inaugural voyage from Venice, Italy, to Barcelona. The vessel then will sail a 10-night voyage around Spain to Lisbon, Portugal before ...

Cheap Flights: Houston to Venice, Italy $606 r/t – United / AA + Partners

2017-01-17
[01/17/2016 @ 2:46 PM] Book this fare on: Priceline, Travelocity, Expedia, Orbitz, CheapTickets, BookingBuddy. The details on this page were accurate when this post was last updated (see time-stamps above). Prices and availability can and will change ...

Dirk Braeckman and Eva Wittocx at the 57th Venice Biennale, Venice

2017-01-18
His photos will disrupt the regular torrent of images. The exhibition will be at the 57th Venice Biennale, Belgium Pavilion, 30100 Venice, Italy.

What to take on a cruise, travel by train in Italy and other travel questions answered

2017-01-18
I love both cities equally. Q: I’m going to Florence this summer and it seems the cheapest flights are to any other city in Italy. Is the train from Venice/Milan/Rome to Florence easy to master? Is one of those cities a better bet for a flight than others?

Venice, Italy & Epcot’s Italy

2017-01-05
It’s now 2017, the year when Epcot will mark its 35th anniversary. (EPCOT Center had its grand opening on October 1, 1982.) World Showcase guests can still enjoy the brilliant Imagineering work that captivated opening day guests. In Muppet Vision 3D, Sam ...

Chinese star Andy Lau fractures spine from horse riding accident

2017-01-17
2010 in Venice, Italy. (Shutterstock.com/marcello farina/File) Chinese actor and singer Andy Lau was injured while filming a commercial in Thailand yesterday. Lau, who was riding a horse during the shoot, fell off the horse when the animal lost control of ...

Hotel Review: The Gritti Palace, Venice, Italy

2017-01-12
Venice is, without doubt, the world’s most romantic city, and if you’re treating your beloved to a long weekend, take them to The Gritti Palace. Venice is, without doubt, the world’s most romantic city, and if you’re treating your beloved to a long ...

Virginia may turn to waste to fight rising sea

2017-01-18
And water injection has been discussed as a tool to boost land levels and fight against tidal flooding in cities such as Venice, Italy, according to Tom Burbey, director of the hydrologic sciences program at the National Science Foundation. (That plan was ...