Posts Tagged ‘Venice’

Carnival

Carnival celebrations across the world

Carnival is a name given to the festival season which usuallyconsists of a parade or street party and can go on for days. Carnival often has religious connections and is celebrated by a variety of religious communities in many countries around the world. Each country has its own take on this period of festivity and [...]

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Green Venice

If you are tired of floating along canals in Venice or grachts in Amsterdam, you can get a new experience in the Spreewald. Germany offers another way of canoing with barges.  The Spreewald, called Green Venice, one hour far from Berlin, is a designated biosphere reservere by UNESCO since 1991.