The Venetian Carnival is the most known in the world…..masks and colors and music and joy….during these days Venetians and tourists walk through the venetian calli (alleys) and live the magic of the Carnival.
You can see the traditional masks: la Bauta, it’s a white, small mask that has no decorations, flowers or colors. Then la Maschera del Dottore della Peste, Plague Doctor Mask, that was used by the doctors to protect agaist the disease. They put official herbs under the long nose!!!!!!
To see the schedule: http://www.carnevale.venezia.it/en/