T Magazine: Travel Essentials | The Fairgoer's Guide to Venice's Other Attractions
Some people live for Venice in May. For many, it means bottomless Prosecco on the warm, breezy esplanade of the Zattare; for others, it signifies the beginning of the Venice Biennale , one of the world's most important contemporary art events, held once every two years.
Fri May 17, 2013
Italian Mini-term begins May 23 at Penobscot School
A 6-wk series of Italian language classes, taught by Eleonora Mella Gire, begins May 23 at Penobscot School in Rockland, as follows: All courses begin Thursday, May 23.
Thu May 16, 2013
Screenshots for the game Venezia 98
Once installed the add-on presents this screen to the player. It's used to load scenery for different seasons.
Postal services go green in and around Padua
Padua, May 16 - A green initiative announced on Thursday by Padua mail services aims at cutting down on the province's carbon footprint and at facilitating the tedious task of paying bills, postal authorities said.
'Manners police' to keep Venice tourists in line
Venice, May 15 - 'Decorum monitors' will soon be deployed in Venice's St Mark's Square to keep summer tourists in line with local customs and manners, officials announced Wednesday.
High winds and heavy rainfall in northern and central Italy
The northern Italian region of Piedmont has been submerged in heavy rain of between 30 and 50 millimetres over the past 24 hours, with areas around Cuneo and in Turin peaking at some 70 millimetres, according to the Agenzia Regionale Protezione Ambientale weather monitoring service.
Campagnolo opens its factory doors in Vicenza, Italy
The iconic logo atop the factory at Via della Chimica, 4 in Vicenza has stood unchanged for many decades.
Wed May 15, 2013
De'Longhi 1Q Sales Up Slightly
De'Longhi S.p.A. revenues were up 0.9% to [euro]320.5 million . Net profit was [euro]18.9 million, compared to [euro]22.7 million in 1Q 2012.
Observation of second sound in a quantum gas
Physicists from the University of Innsbruck, Austria, in collaboration with colleagues from the University of Trento, Italy, have now proven the propagation of such a temperature wave in a quantum gas.
Visit The Canals Of Venice Without Leaving The Golden State
A trip to Venice, Italy may not be in the foreseeable future, at least not any time soon.
Top 10 weird foreign laws
Ignorance may be bliss but it can cause innocents abroad to unknowingly run afoul of local laws.
Magnificent Seven: Breathtaking views and buildings to see before you die
The Taj Mahal in Agra was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in memory of his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
Why 'Chanel' is the Word of the Week in Singapore
Last week we managed to peek into the private jet-setting life of fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld thanks to an Instagram stream from his bodyguard/model/muse. The trip was no small hop; the jet flew Karl and some precious cargo from Prague to Singapore and it's only in the last few days we discover the reason for the long-haul trip.
Tue May 14, 2013
Giro journal: Sutherland enjoys his rest day
I'm writing this entry from an incredibly comfortable bed somewhere near Treviso, Italy, I think.
Market Report, "Gruppo Pam S.p.a.: Retail Company Profile, Swot and Financial Report", published
The profile contains a company overview, key facts,major products and services, SWOT analysis, business description, company history, key employees as well as company locations and subsidiaries.
Mon May 13, 2013
Women's Wear Daily
Acqua di Parma Opens Second Spa
The spa is housed in a 15th-century gothic nobleman's residence that was later transformed into the Gritti Palace luxury hotel.
The Daily Meal
Olive Oils Made in Wine Country
Olive oil and wine just seem to go together; they're part of that magical combination of foods that make the Mediterranean diet so healthful.
Mini-term in Italian
Penobscot School in Rockland announces a 6-week series of Italian classes to begin May 23.
The Sun Online
Tamara Ecclestone and Jay Rutland honeymoon in Venice
The businessman wrapped his arms around his gorgeous bride-to-be as they waited to board a boat in Venice, Italy.