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Experiencing Venice During Carnival

  The incredible magic of Venice Italy reveals its true splendor in February when thousands flock to the canaled streets to celebrate the Venice Carnival. In the 18th century, Venetians would dress in elaborate apparel, ostentatious dress, and extravagantly decorated masks. The masks were commonly worn by those protecting themselves from something. Whether it was thievery, pursuing a forbidden love, or hiding from someone. Venetians would wear masks to hide their identity, until the wearing of masks was banned in 1608…

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When in Rome- Top 5 Places to Visit

Italy’s capital, Rome, is coined the “Eternal City” for its timeless appeal. With family founded and operated restaurants, classical Renaissance art, and some of the most famous pieces of ancient architecture in the world, Rome is like walking through history itself. Rome boasts a deep appreciation and mastery of the arts, food, wine, music, and history. There is truly so much culture to indulge in. Between the pizza, pasta, wine and wandering through the ancient streets, it can be easy to get caught…

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