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Welcome To Italy, Everything Is CLOSED! From Today – ???

Summertime in Europe is probably the best time anywhere in the world. Festivals are everywhere, the temperatures are warm, and the beaches are packed with people trying to escape from the heat. Venice is no different, but as a tourist I know it’s sometimes difficult to arrive somewhere on a Sunday and find that everything is closed until Monday morning. Usually, this isn’t a problem, unless it’s August 15th in Italy. August 15th in Italy is known as Ferragosto. Ferragosto, if you’re...
August 12th, 2009 | The Venice Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
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