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[5 May 2010 | No Comment | ]
On the “donkey- track”:  the traditional Palio delle Contrade di Romano

Surely you know all about the famous and colorful horse race in Tuscany, the Palio di Siena, but did you Know donkey can race too?
5km from Bassano del Grappa, in Romano D’Ezzelino over the past 40 years has been taking place a remarkable event, the Palio delle Contrade, enliven the quiet streets of this small town off the beaten tourist track for a whole week during the weekends of the 25th of April, Liberation Day, till the one of the 1st of May, Workers’ Day.

A folk fest that involves all …