Frivolous Venice – back in time during the carnival

Frivolous Venice – back in time during the carnival

Centuries ago royals, nobles, and charlatans forgot all rules of decency during the famous and infamous Carnival of Venice, safely hidden behind masks. Still, revellers in richly decorated costumes parade through the streets of the northern Italian city during nearly two weeks of the carnival in February.

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Welcome to the travel blog of Kim van Dam

Professional traveller – passionate photographer – loves cats (especially Maxx and Morris) – travels solo most of the time – but sometimes together – addicted to freedom – needs variety – lover of cold/cool places – and yes, I’m also very attached to the Netherlands.

Turin (Italy) for foodies

Italy is full of great cities. Bad luck for Turin because that city is often not included in the lists of favorites. Is that right? Certainly not. If only because Turin is the birthplace of the Slow Food movement – Food for foodies!

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