Carnival of Venice 2014

In Venice, Italy was officially launched traditional Carnival of Venice 2014.

The organizers expect the colorful spectacle of music, street art and culture in the next two weeks visited by hundreds of thousands of people. Many visitors are attracted to especially magnificent masks and colorful costumes, which are a fixture of the Carnival of Venice.

Every february Carnival of Venice changes Venice to a venue for street art with dance performances, concerts, exhibitions, film screenings and musical events. Among traditional highlights of the carnival there will be “Flight of the Angel” on 23 February. In that event of an angel dressed young Venetian with a rope lowered from the tower of St. Mark’s Basilica in the eponymous market.

Carnival, which this year takes place under the slogan “Fantastic Nature”, will be completed on 4 March.

Flight of an Angel Venice

Flight of an Angel is one of the traditional highlights of Carnival of Venice

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Masks in venice

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Magnificent masks and colorful costumes are the biggest attraction.

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Masks from Carnival of Venice

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Carnival of Venice

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One Response to “Carnival of Venice 2014”

  1. Perla
    April 1, 2014 at 3:09 AM #

    Wow! I was looking through your site and I was mesmerized by all the beautiful and cultural pictures. Have you ever been to any of those places? If you have you are very lucky 🙂

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