Tag archive for ‘Veneto’
Venice Redentore Festival
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 26th, 2018
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Light up the Sky: Il Redentore Festival

Despite its origins in a terrible period of Venetian history, Il Redentore is a spectacular celebration that takes place in the city each July Words by Sara Scarpa. Images by Iain Reid  Most years, on the afternoon More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, January 5th, 2018
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Veneto woman to be the first Italian to be fitted with a bionic hand

A woman from Veneto will be the first Italian to be fitted with a bionic hand. Almerina Mascarello, who lost her hand in a workplace accident in 1993, was fitted with the prosthetic as part of a six-month experiment More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
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Stirring stuff

Our editor Amanda Robinson discovers authentic Italian flavours and new friends at a hands-on cookery course in the Veneto hills… Total immersion: it’s the best way to learn, right? Speak a second language More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
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Veneto regional property guide

Veneto, tucked away in the northeast of Italy, is romantic and prosperous in equal measure. Home to 5 million inhabitants, it stretches up to Austria in the north and to the flats of the Po Valley in the south, More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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My life in Venice…

Linda Little from Sydney, Australia, bought a two-bedroom apartment in the San Polo district of Venice in early 2016. It sits three floors up in a canalside townhouse, in a quiet area close to all the city’s More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Homes in: Veneto

It’s famous for Venice and other captivating cities, but this prosperous northern region has rural delights aplenty. Buyers seeking good investment or great value for money should take a closer look, says Fleur More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Cooking in Veneto

Amanda Robinson is no stranger to Italian cooking. This time round she opted for a week long class in Venice and was impressed every step of the way.  Like so many Italia! readers, I adore the vibrant food culture More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, February 20th, 2017
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Q+A: Buying a property in Veneto

Our experts are here to help with all your questions about Italy. This week, we are looking at buying a property in the Veneto region… Q: My partner and I are frequent visitors to Venice and are looking into More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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Veneto Regional Guide: Part 2

The Veneto is tucked in the northeast of Italy, romantic and prosperous in equal measure Home to 4.5 million inhabitants, it stretches up to Austria in the north and to the flats of Italy’s Po Valley in the south, More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, August 5th, 2016
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Recipes from Venice – Part 1

The legendary cuisine of La Serenisima deserves close attention, so join Mario Matassa as he unpicks the flavours and feeling behind Venetian cooking… Venice hardly needs an introduction. One of the most More...