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Venice And The Ages Of The Carnival Myth -  - Carnival

Venice and the Age of the Carnival myth

In the 18th century, in Venice,  'noblemen no longer wear their togas of office, while the teasing women wear eccentric black lace-decorated dresses: there is enough joking and luxury you can't image: religion is going down the drain' Angelo Labia…

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Venice Carnival during the 1700

The official passport to the Venice Carnival was the Domino, a bizarre costume that combined the mask Bauta, a hood of velvet silk  and a three-cornered hat. The Domino Costume The Domino did hide all signs of class and swept…

Venice Carnival Mask: A Brief History -  - Carnival

Venice Carnival Mask: a brief History

In a city where there seems to be a mask shop on every corner, it may be surprising to learn that the ancient Venetian craft of mask making was only revived about forty years ago. Masks disappeared, along with Carnival,…

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Carnival Origins

The origin of Venice Carnival is still uncertain. What it is sure is that its initial affirmation is based on three specific moments: between religious celebrations and wars. Three years: 1094, 1162, 1296. These are the historically documented year of the first period…

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Venice Carnival History

The Beginning of the Venetian Carnival In Venice in 1094 Doge Vitale Falier was in power. In this period the first edition of the Carnival of Venice began unconsciously, as a public celebration to honor the days preceding Lent. Everything…

What Bloggers and Tourism Experts say about us?

On this section you can find posts of bloggers who has tried our tours and local experiences: they tell the quality and uniqueness of our products. In addition there are also some interviews to Venice Tours CEO made by experts…

The Causes of the Venice High Tide

Why does the Venice High Tide happen? The Venice High Tide occurs because of the sum of several factors, which we can bring together in two broad categories: meteorological and astronomical. The Venice lagoon is located at the northern end…

WHAT TO DO DURING THE VENICE HIGH TIDE

WHAT TO DO DURING THE VENICE HIGH TIDE You can face the problem of Venice High Tide in autumn and winter (usually from November to March). It can be very annoying, especially if  it’s your first time in Venice and…

What’s Venice High Tide

VENICE HIGH TIDE “ACQUA ALTA” VENICE: First and foremost, we should understand what’s the high tide in Venice and when it happens: The phenomenon of Venice high tide usually happens from November to March: the water periodically floods low-lying islands, and,…

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