Tag: Italian holidays

Five Venice Carnival Facts

Venice Carnival is a one of the biggest celebrations in Italy. Here are some fun facts that people might not know about Venice Carnival. Venice Carnival lasts about two to three weeks and is a final party before Ash Wednesday and Lent. It was first originated in the 11th century. Read More

Italian Public Holidays and Celebrations

Lucky Italians enjoy 12 public holidays a year and many other celebrations. As well as Christmas and Easter, there are also many other unique religious and non-religious holidays celebrated all over Italy! Here are just a few of our favorites: Carnevale (date differs each year) Celebrating Carnevale in St. Mark’s… Read More