Even in a big multicultural city like Catania you can find events celebrating the micro-culture of the region. And so it was on a sunny Sunday evening at the end of May, with Umbertata. Local craftsmen rubbed shoulders with stiltwalkers, dancers and puppets, in the closest approximation to an English village fete that I’ve seen in a long while. All that was missing was a cream tea.
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JULY CARNIVAL of EUROPE
Have you got a good European travel story? Why not submit it for inclusion in July’s Carnival?
On 1 July I’m hosting the event, set up by Andrea of Destination Europe. Details of how to submit your entries can be found here, and you can also follow Andrea on Facebook to be kept updated on all future Carnival news.
I look forward to reading your entries!