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11 02,2020

Maria Boscola: a flag for Venice

2020-02-13T15:27:14+01:00

The most famous Venetian “regatante”(woman who rowing) is Maria Boscola da Marina. She won the first race when she was very young in 1740 and the last one in 1784 well forty-four years later, in what was the last regatta in which women participated before the fall of the Serenissima Republic.

Maria Boscola: a flag for Venice2020-02-13T15:27:14+01:00
24 07,2019

Story of an encounter with the turtle Caretta caretta

2019-07-24T17:30:26+02:00

Our friend Marzia Bonini sent us these exciting images of her encounter with a Caretta caretta turtle sighted yesterday in the Ionian Sea, along [...]

Story of an encounter with the turtle Caretta caretta2019-07-24T17:30:26+02:00