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Venice Carnival 2017 – The Program

Posted on 01-31-2017

Venice Carnival 2017The main theme of the Venice Carnival 2017 will be Creatum. The edition of this year has a rich program, with a lot of events that will animate the streets and the canals of the Serenissima, from February 11 to 28. A special appointment to live during a weekend in Venice.

One of the most important events of the Venice Carnival 2017 will start on February 18. This is the first day of the contest La maschera più bella (“The best mask”). And at 2.30 pm will take place the Festa delle Marie, a parade of twelve Venetian women with ancient costumes.

Another awaited moment of the Venice Carnival 2017 is the Volo dell’angelo (“Flight of the angel”): on February 19 in Piazza San Marco at twelve o’clock, a guest star will fly from the top of the bell tower of the Basilica to the centre of the square.

The castles to see in the province of Padua

Posted on 04-03-2013

If you love the romantic places, and especially the castles, Padua is the ideal city where you can spend a suggestive weekend. Visiting the castles, the mansions and the manor houses that embellish this Italian province.

This little itinerary with the castles to see near Padua starts with the Castello di San Pelagio (“Saint Pelagio Castle”): built in 1300, it was a fortress originally, transformed in a manor house during the further centuries, and acquiring its characterizing imposing appearance. The Castello di San Pelagio houses the Museo dell’Aria (“Museum of the Air”), with documents and heirlooms of the Gabriele D’Annunzio’s flight on Vienna.

Montegrotto Terme: spending a wellness day in this place

Posted on 02-25-2013

Booking a hotel in the province of Padua is the first step if you want to spend a wellness day in Montegrotto Terme. This is an ideal place, firstly for its location: Montegrotto is in the middle of the Colli Euganei, a luxuriant natural park that promises a relaxing and calm holiday, away from the stress of the everyday life.

This wellness day in Montegrotto Terme can’t exclude one important thing: to choose the best hotel facilities of the zone. The hotel must be elegant and refined, almost in harmony with the surrounding nature, and the personnel must be competent and qualified.