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Grape harvesting in Venice

Foto by Luca Zanon

A worker harvest Dorona grapes on the Island of Mazorbo on September 9, 2015 in Venice, Italy. Known as the 'Dorona' (Golden Grape) during the age of the Venetian Doges this autochthonous grape variety became nearly extinct and only a few plants were left hidden away in vegetable gardens and convents.

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Historic Regatta 2015 Venice

Photo Emanuele Dello Strologo

Rowers and Venetians in costume take part in the procession ahead of the Historic Regata 2015 on the Grand Canal on September 6, 2015 in Venice, Italy.

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Baby Manatee in Genoa

Photo Emanuele Dello Strologo

A baby manatee plays against the glass in one of the very first public appearances on October 1, 2015 in Genoa, Italy.

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Heat Wave Hits Venice

Foto by Luca Zanon

Two tourists rest exausted from the heat and the sun on a bridge on July 7, 2015 in Venice, Italy. An intense heatwave is sweeping across many regions in Italy, prompting local councils to issue a number of high level alerts.

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Gay Pride in Milan

Foto by Luca Zanon

People in costume pose during the Gay Pride parade on June 27, 2015 in Milan, Italy. Yesterday the United States Supreme Court legalized gay marriage across the nation further adding to celebrations of gay pride across the world.

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Regatta of the Ancient Maritime Republics

Foto by Luca Zanon

The racing teams row during today Regatta of the Ancient Maritime Republics on June 7, 2015 in Venice, Italy. The Regatta of the Ancient Maritime Republics is a sports event centered around a historical re-enactment of the most famous Italian maritime republics (Genoa, Pisa, Venice and Amalfi), in which the four teams race against each others.

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41 st Venive Vogalonga

Foto by Luca Zanon

Rowers during the final chaotic phases of the 41st Venice Vogalonga on May 24, 2015 in Venice, Italy. Years ago a group of Venetians, both amateur and professional rowers, came up with an idea of a non-competitive race in which any kind of rowing boat take part. The first Vogalonga began with the message to protest against the growing use of powerboats in Venice and the swell damage they do to the historic city.

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No Expo March in Milan

Photo by Emanuele dello Strologo

Italy Violence break out at No Expo march

Violence overshadows a pacific No Expo march attended by 30,000 people in Milan Expo as police and protesters clash

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