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♥ Venice Tramonto ♥

Venice Sunset…the sun has set on Venice for centuries and for centuries she has mesmerized us with her beauty, teased us with her mercurial moods and totally fascinated us… A picture may well be worth a thousand words, but a … Continue reading

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♥ Dream of Venice ♥

Just the title evokes flights of fancy, daydreams, imaginations, and perhaps even memories…I happen to love Venice so the opportunity to return, even if only in my “dreams” was irresistible! ~♦~ I knew “Dream of Venice” would be as beautiful … Continue reading

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♥ The Face of Italy ♥

“Love and understand the Italians, for the people are more marvelous than the land.” —E. M. Forster When I started to write about the “face of Italy”, I realized that, for me, growing up in an Italian family and the … Continue reading

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Stringing Together a Legacy in Venice

The People You Meet Along the Way… I became acquainted with Marisa Convento on Twitter! Yes, Twitter. A  fan of Venice and planning a return trip there, I came across Venetian Dreams and Marisa’s bio. Reading about her, I was … Continue reading

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La Dolce Vita Peeks Behind the Mask in Venice!

Venice and masks are inseparable. It’s impossible to visit Venice and not see shops filled with fanciful, fantastic designs. From the authentic, handmade papier-mâché versions to the cheap imports, they are delightful and fanciful. Historically, for centuries, they were not … Continue reading

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Arriverderci Venice, La Serenissima!

Venice…Already Dreaming About My Return… There is just something about Venice–if she has captured your heart and imagination, she never lets you go. And you never want to let go…  Looking at the Bridge of Sighs, it is easy to … Continue reading

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PostcardZ from Enchanting Venice!

Venice: Finding Her Heart…and Mine! The heart of a place is to be found in its people–that’s where the history, stories and traditions are. And getting to know a place, like getting to know a person, unfolds with attention and … Continue reading

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More PostcardZ from Enchanting Venice!

Venice Through My Eyes–Reflections on La Serenissima…  There are two ways to enjoy Venice…on foot and on water! Every calle and footbridge offers another spectacular view. Venice loves to show off and I love just meandering through her passageways, riding … Continue reading

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Italy: My Moveable Feast, La Dolce Vita in Venice!

Venice!! La Serenissima!  I remember the first time that I arrived in Venice… Walking out of the train station into a dream- the enchanting dream that is Venice. If you have had the good fortune to visit la Serenissima, the serene … Continue reading

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Flipping Through My Italian Notebook…

Italy and la dolce vita have always been a source of inspiration and it was my trip to Italy in June of 2012 that inspired this blogging adventure. It also inspired me to write about some of the many amazing … Continue reading

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