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Il successo della notte bianca di Lucca, parla anche barghigiano.

Il successo della notte bianca di Lucca, parla anche barghigiano.

Gli splendidi fuochi sono infatti stati studiati e programmati da Vittorio Lino Biondi.

“In collaborazione con un bravo pirotecnico della Valle, Diego Bertoli, – ci ha spiegato-, ho sviluppato l’impiego di una nuova tipologia di fuochi a caricamento speciale per attenuare decisamente il livello di ultrasuoni che si originano al momento dello scoppio; la riduzione di un range di frequenza che è avvertita dagli animali e che provoca […]

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The new year arrives in Barga

The new year arrives in Barga

limited fireworks this year up at the Duomo as midnight arrived

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New year celebrations in Barga

New year celebrations in Barga

... to bang or not to bang, that is the question ...

According to widespread superstition, evil spirits and the Devil himself hate loud noise. In Italy and else where people celebrate on New Years Eve by making as much of a din as possible not just as an expression of joy at having a new year at their disposal, but also to make sure Old Scratch […]

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The year starts with fireworks at the Duomo

The year starts with fireworks at the Duomo

2014 off to a noisy start

As the bells of the Duomo ring out over the valley for midnight – 2014 starts in earnest with fireworks and popping corks.

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Fireworks for San Cristoforo

video, finally .. a few days late because of technical difficulties with the internet connection here in Barga

Celebrations for St Christopher the Patron Saint of Barga which started with the “San Cristoforo d’oro”awards ceremony earlier this afternoon, continued this evening to its climax with a long torchlight procession through the streets of Barga up to the Duomo. Hundreds of people lined the streets of Barga watching the procession as it slowly wound […]

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Festa in Duomo e in piazza per la notte di San Silvestro

Festa in Duomo e in piazza per la notte di San Silvestro

Una novità simpatica per trascorrere la notte di San Silvestro a Barga. Completamente diversa da quanto mai fatto fino ad ora a Barga dove al massimo per l’ultima sera dell’anno o si partecipa a cene casalinghe con amici per poi magari dirigersi in locali e discoteche della provincia, oppure si va in qualche ristorante e […]

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New Year celebrations in Barga

New Year celebrations in Barga

The clock on the Duomo above Barga Vecchia strikes midnight and the celebrations start in earnest for the coming of the new year. Some the revellers had come well prepared with bottles of sparkling wine, spumante and even the odd bottle of champagne spotted this evening but the stars of the show were once again […]

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Halloween almost washed out by rain

The torrential rain that has been falling on the city for the last few days continued its damp and miserable course and so Halloween – one of the new festas in Italy and well liked by the kids – turned into a damp and fairly miserable affair for those brave enough go out on the […]