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Historical Regatta: Race Up The Grand Canal

Historical Regatta For those of you who are faithful readers, you’ll know that there have been several regattas throughout the year that I have written about. All of them have been nothing but a prelude and some hearty practice leading up to the mother of them all…the Regatta Storica (Historical Regatta). The Regatta Storica is the main event in the annual Voga alla Veneta, and for all means, should be. This massive regatta up the Grand Canal dates back hundreds of years and was the crowning...
September 1st, 2009 | The Venice Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
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Traditional Venetian Feast: Campo San Giacomo, July 20-26

If you’re looking for a local restaurant that won’t break the bank and has that authentic feeling, smell, and taste of Italy. Then all you need to do is wonder over to Campo San Giacomo dell’Oro this week and take part in one of the many celebrations that Venice has to offer this time of year. This year offers a traditional local feast provided by food stands that serve up all types of Venetian cuisine. In addition to this, in the evenings there are various concerts that offer the...
July 23rd, 2009 | The Venice Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Events, Family Friendly, Outdoors & Recreation, Sagra, Venice Festivals