Tag Archives: Cars

Cash & rocket : Fashion, fast cars and fund-raising

There is ALWAYS something going on in Venice and today was no exception. Rounding the corner of the magnificent Doge’s Palace onto the waterfront usually involves negotiating a tangle of tour groups, souvenir vendors and gondoliers touting for business. But … Continue reading

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The Mille Miglia – the most beautiful race in the world

La Mille Miglia ( mille meaning 1000, miglia meaning miles ) is often dubbed “the most beautiful race in the world.” Around 500 classic cars parade from Brescia, through northern and central Italy down to Rome and back over the course of … Continue reading

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