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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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A-list action in Piazza San Marco, Venezia

There is always something going on in Venice. Always! This week has been a bit more A-list than usual as Oscar winning director Paolo Sorrentino has been in town to film scenes for his new film “La Giovinezza” (Youth). I … Continue reading

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