"Mardi Gras-Venetian Style" Carnival Tip by kcochran111

Carnival, Venice: 35 reviews and 62 photos

  Venetians in costume
by kcochran111

Planning on visiting Italy in the weeks before Lent begins (usually late February, early March)? Hit the streets of Venice to partake in Carnevale, the most ornate Mardi Gras celebration in Italy. Bring cash, too, because mask vendors don't take credit cards!

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  • Written Mar 14, 2003
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