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Venice Antique Market: What’s Old Is New Again…At Least To You

The Venice antique market is truly something that you should experience. There are several antique markets throughout Italy, but the one in Venice is unique. Where can you browse through books centuries old, find costumes perfect for Carnevale, and pick up that rare piece of pottery that your grandmother said she lost years ago? That’s easy, the Venice Antique Market. For the month of August, the market starts on Friday August 28 and continues through Monday September 7, so you have plenty...
August 26th, 2009 | The Venice Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
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Get Grandma’s Stuff! Antiques At A Good Price!

Ok, so you’ve traveled all the way to Italy but you can’t seem to find that perfect souvenir. No problem, head off to Mirano (not the island…that’s Murano with a “U”, Mirano is a small city on the mainland) and see what Grandma has in her attic that she’s willing to part with. On Sunday June 21st, you can find the historic market with the actual title, I swear I’m not making this up…’Oggetti dei nonni’ which actually means “Our...
June 18th, 2009 | The Venice Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
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