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Carneval of Venice 2007[308 photos]

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Carneval of Venice 2011

Carneval of Venice 2011 (1190)
Carneval of Venice 2011 (1190)

45° 26′ 3″ N, 12° 20′ 21″ E

Masks have always been a central feature of the Carneval of Venice; traditionally people were allowed to wear them between the festival of Santo Stefano (December 26) and the start of the carnival season and midnight of Shrove Tuesday. As masks… [Read more]

Festivals

Veneto

Venice 2007 (198)
Venice 2007 (198)

Veneto is one of the twenty regions of Italy. Its population is about five million, ranking fifth in Italy. The region’s capital and largest city is Venice. Veneto, as part of the Republic of Venice, had been an independent state for more than a… [Read more]

Venice

Venice 2007 (198)
Venice 2007 (198)

45° 26′ 3″ N, 12° 20′ 21″ E

Venice historically was the capital of the Venetian Republic. The city stretches across 117 small islands in the Venetian Lagoon along the Adriatic Sea in north-east Italy. The saltwater lagoon stretches along the shoreline between the mouths of… [Read more]