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Diesel signs deal to restore Venice’s Rialto Bridge

The founder and owner of the Diesel clothing brand signed an agreement Tuesday to sponsor the restoration of Venice’s iconic Rialto Bridge.

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Benetton launches megastore on Venice’s Grand Canal

Venice has given permission for one of its most famous buildings on the Grand Canal to be converted into a Benetton ‘megastore.’

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Top 10 most beautiful beaches in the world

Rabbit Beach, a beautiful Mediterranean spot on the Italian island of Lampedusa, topped the list of the top 10 beaches in the world.

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Fendi to fund Trevi Fountain repairs in Rome

Fendi will finance a renovation of Rome’s famous Trevi Fountain, becoming the latest luxury group to fund repairs to priceless heritage in times of austerity.

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Cruise Ships to be Banned from Venice?

Key cultural figures have petitioned the Italian government for enormous cruise ships to be banned from the picturesque lagoon in Venice.

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Tod’s to restore Rome’s Colosseum

The $30 million restoration of the Colosseum financed by Diego Della Valle – the founder of luxury leather good maker Tod’s – will begin in December.

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