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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 Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:46 is Fair

Fair  4°C Wind: N 2 m/s Pressure: 1021 mbar Visibility: 13 km Humidity: 65% Sun, 26 Feb 2017 06:46

From Venice, CA to Venice, Italy

After being invited to show at the 2017 Venice Biennale, Photographer Helen K. Garber hopes to bring Venice, CA to Venice, Italy. “We have an amazing opportunity to feature our fabulous community in Venice, Italy,” said Garber. The Dutch-based, Global ...

Spotlight: Will "La La Land" be super winner of 89th Oscar?

... opening movie "La La Land" presented in competition before the opening ceremony of the 73rd Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, on Aug. 31, 2016. The annual Venice Film Festival lasts from Aug. 31 to Sept. 10 this year. (Xinhua/Jin Yu) by Mei Liu ...

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Top things to do in Italy

Italy has more UNESCO World Heritage Sites than any other country in the world. Visitors find historic artwork scattered throughout the country. The world-famous cities of Florence, Rome and Venice attracted tourists for centuries and remain popular ...

Venice Carnival brings out celebrants in colorful costumes and masks

... of St. Mark's Square at the Venice Carnival in Venice, Italy, on Feb. 19, 2017. The carnival season in the historical lagoon city attracts revellers from around the world every year. Check out this story on

‘A Night in Venice’

Music of Italy will be celebrated at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at Chino United Methodist Church, 5201 Riverside Drive, Chino. The free concert, in collaboration with Pomona Valley Musicians’ Club, will feature excerpts from Vivaldi’s “Gloria ...

Our Wedding in Venice: A Photo Essay

Since no one lived in the same country, let alone the same city, we decided to have it in Italy as it was relatively close to those in Europe and Africa. Laurence also had very fond memories of visiting Venice as a kid with his family although I had never ...

Palazzo Venart, Venice, Italy

One of the greater pleasures of Venice these days is witnessing the revival of its Grand Canal frontage as one long-abandoned palazzo after the other is spruced up and repurposed for an appreciative Millennial audience. The former Palazzo Bacchini delle ...

Venice is vanished under the feet of tourist ‘hordes’

Venice and Italy as a whole are suffering from uncontrolled flows of tourists. The municipalities benefit from growing tourism financially, but not in terms of cultural heritage. Italian urban, artistic and cultural heritage is on the verge of a collapse.

Explore Vegetarian Italy, Vegetarian Vegan Food, and more!

Vegetarian Travel - As someone who has traveled the world, Italy was easy. Rome not so much as other parts. Venice had vegan gelato in every shop. Naples has a traditional pizza that is just crust, sauce, spices, and olive oil. My top tips for Eating Vegan ...