Italian lessons for beginners

Let’s Learn Some Carnival Words In Italian

This time of the years all the Italian lessons for beginners refer to Carnival somehow! So if you are taking Italian lessons for beginners it might happen to come across nice simple words related to this important celebration. In Italy, many cities celebrate Carnival amazingly: colourful floats, masks, traditional costumes and much more. You can […]

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Why Is Carnival In Spain Celebrated

Wondering why is Carnival in Spain celebrated? If you don’t know why is Carnival in Spain celebrated, you will enjoy the history that led us to the modern celebrations. As in other countries, Carnival is the period just before Lent: a time of the year when all the excesses are tolerated as after that, during […]

Spanish Carnival Words

The Most Popular Words of Carnival In Spanish

Have you already learnt some words of Carnival during your Spanish language course? During this time of the year any Spanish language focuses on Carnival! It is quite an important festivity all around Spain: you can discover the best celebrations here. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic all the events will follow the rules in place, […]

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Discover The History Of Italian Carnival

How much do you know about the history of Italian Carnival? The history of Italian Carnival is really interesting: this festivity in Italy dates back to the Romans, who used to celebrate pagan rituals in honour of Saturn and to go down the streets singing and praising him. During the celebrations, people could mix all […]

carnival sweets

Carnival Sweets in Italy

Have you tried Italian Carnival sweets? The Italian Carnival sweets are really delicious! Carnival in Italy is a fun celebration: people dress up (especially children) and go around the cities throwing carnival confetti or taking part in funny parades. But it is also the time of the year when people like cooking nice and tasty sweets. Have a look at […]

carnival in italy

Carnival In Italy

Carnival is a festivity celebrated in catholic countries. The period of Carnival corresponds with the days before the Lent, and it finishes on the the Mardi Grass. In Italy there is a long tradition about Carnival and every city has its own parades. Let’s see together the most famous! The Carnival of Venezia: known all around […]

Carnevale DI Venezia

Carnevale Di Venezia : A Feast For The Eyes

Heading to Italy to celebrate the Carnevale di Venezia? The Carnevale di Venezia is a very ancient tradition: the first evidence is dated back to the 11th century, whilst it is mentioned in the first official document in 1296 A.D. The Doge and the Venetian oligarchies encouraged the Carnival celebrations to allow the lower classes […]

Carnival de Rio

Rio de Janeiro: A Spectacular Carnival

The Carnival of Rio de Janeiro is by far the most popular in the world. The Carnival of Rio de Janeiro perfectly embodies the spirit of this festivity. Since Brazil is a very catholic country, people during the Carnival enjoy all those pleasures that will be totally forbidden during the 40 days of Lent. The […]

online events for Italian carnival 2021

Italian Carnival 2021: Discover Some Lovely Online Events

Ready for the Italian Carnival 2021? This year the Italian Carnival period goes from the 11th (the so called “Giovedì Grasso“) to the 16th February (“Martedì Grasso“). Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, unfortunately all the celebrations have been cancelled as gathering would be too dangerous. Some cities have postponed the Carnival to the summer 2021, […]

Carnival 2020 Italy

What To Do For Carnival 2020 In Italy

Ready to celebrate Carnival 2020 in Italy? Carnival 2020 in Italy offers amazing events to enjoy the atmosphere and discover lovely traditions. Apart from the most famous events, there are loads of traditional celebrations around Italy to discover this year! Let’s see some lovely celebrations for 2020! Milano. The Carnevale Ambrosiano dei Ragazzi in Milan […]