Tag Archives: Giacomo Girolamo Casanova

Famous Italians : the one and only Giacomo Casanova

The name Giacomo Casanova conjures up scenes of debauchery, womanizing and sex. And down through the ages numerous books and films have tried to capture the legendary seducer’s persona. So as we celebrate the adventurer’s 290th birthday let’s take a quick … Continue reading

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Casanova’s Venice

If you like a good old wander, Venice is perfect. Its a treasure trove of alleyways, squares, palazzi and canals and you can easily while away a weekend uncovering its secrets. But if you want to make some sense of … Continue reading

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