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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 Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:04 is Cloudy

Cloudy  15°C Wind: North-northeast 4 m/s Pressure: 0 mbar Visibility: 19 km Humidity: 85% Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:04

Giada Valenti ‘From Venice With Love’ Cruise

Climb aboard a luxury vessel leaving July 9, 2017, on a 7-Night Mediterranean Cruise starting from Venice, Italy. Ports of Call include Venice & Brindisi (Italy), Katakolon, Santorini, Piraeus (Athens) & Corfu (Greece), Kotor (Montenegro). You will ...

Martin Cruz Smith’s ‘The Girl from Venice’: a thrilling WWII-era love story

At the end of World War II, the increasingly desperate Nazis still occupy much of Italy, including Venice. Most Venetians are keeping their heads down, knowing it will soon end. One night, a fisherman called Cenzo encounters something startling in the ...

Venice and Florence: Italy’s Classics

Venice is a magical city, quite unlike any other. The mere mention of its name conjures up a multitude of exotic images including: gondoliers serenading romantic couples in their gondolas gently gliding on Venice’s lagoons; a city of never ending canals ...

Ask A Native Angeleno: Which Venice Came First, Italy's or L.A.'s?

If you have your own burning question for a Native Angeleno, you can e-mail us using the subject line "Ask A Native Angeleno." It's fine if you want to be anonymous, just let us know which neighborhood you live in. Is this a real question? I honestly don't ...

Where to Stay in Venice: Best Areas & Hotels

Venice is known as one of the most scenic and romantic cities on the planet. The city on a lagoon in Italy is surrounded by water, and it is a richly historic destination. Although the city is only home to about 250,000 full-time residents, it is visited ...

Initiation ceremony in Prabhupada-desh, Venice, Italy (Album…

Initiation ceremony in Prabhupada-desh, Venice, Italy (Album with photos) Srila Prabhupada: In this age, it is more important to create devotees than to construct temples. Hawaii, August 7, 1969. Find them here:

Kenya: Jepleting and Chepkwony the Favourites in Venice

Venice — Kenyan Priscah Jepleting Cherono ... 1:10:01 half marathon best from Rome Ostia race in 2015. Italy will be represented by three-time national marathon champion Ivana Iozzia, who holds a PB of 2:34:07. In the men's contest, Julius Chepkwony ...

Surprises in Venice

Located in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region, Venice forms a group of 117 isles, pierced by several canals of various lengths and widths and crisscrossed by several bridges from different eras and art movements. As we stood at the ...

Kenyans reign supreme in Venice, Valencia marathon races

In Italy, Priscah Jepleting Cherono ran a personal best of 2:27:4 with Julius Chepkwony Rotich successfully defending his Venice Marathon honours while in Spain Stephen Kibet Kosgei and Peres Jepchichir stunned race favourites to clinch the Valencia Half ...

Visions of Venice Italy

Oh, Venice. How long I’ve waited to see you. For years I’ve been meaning to go, and came close many times, but never quite got around to it. Something always came up. But this time, a family gathering to celebrate a significant holiday finally gave me ...