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Flea Market For The Salty Sea Dog: Venice Sells Sea Stuff

I’ve written about several antique markets that occur throughout Venice as well as the Veneto, but one in particular is one of my favorites and it happens this time of year on via Garibaldi in Venice. The event is the Flea Market of “Sea Stuff” on the 27th of September, and this is the only time when you can find a collection of sea faring artifacts that date back decades or centuries. The market itself is simply billed as “Sea Stuff”, and stuff is the perfect word....
September 23rd, 2009 | The Venice Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Antique Markets, Attractions, Events, Family Friendly, Outdoors & Recreation, Sea & Navy, Shopping, Venice Tradition

Mushroom Festival Near Treviso: Get Your Funk-us On!

31 Years of celebrating the mushroom. Is it possible? Yes, and you’ll be able to take your turn celebrating this wonderful fungus if you venture over to the small town of Nervesa della Battaglia near Treviso, Italy from the 25th to the 29th of September. If you’re thinking that this is some “throwback to Woodstock” celebration where you’ll find some “shrooms” or “magic toad stools” then you’re seriously mistaken. However, the culinary skills...
September 21st, 2009 | The Venice Guide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: Attractions, budget dining, Events, Family Friendly, Mushrooms, outdoor dining, Outdoors & Recreation, Restaurants & Bars, Sagra, tradition, Venice Tradition