Clauiano—A “Most Beautiful Village”

As we have regained our freedom to roam, we seize every occasion to move around, walk, visit, and just enjoy the freedom and the tardy and unwilling Spring we are having. I’m determined to see many (not all, it may be impossible I’m afraid), of the villages that are part of the prestigious club “The […]

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Villa Manin

Villa Manin at Passariano is a Venetian villa located in Passariano of Codroipo, province of Udine, northern Italy. It was the summer residence of the last Doge of Venice, Ludovico Manin (14 May 1725 – 24 October 1802).  Ludovico Giovanni Manin was a Venetian politician, that governed Venice from 9 March 1789 until 1797, when […]

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