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Posts tagged with Little Italy

Christmas in San Diego, CA – Little Italy by Day

This is a photo of India Street signage proclaiming "Little Italy".

Walking down India Street in Little Italy is like walking in an outdoor museum. The utility boxes on the streets have been painted by local artists with Italian motifs. The buildings’ walls have large paintings adorning them and it becomes a visual treasure hunt looking around for other pieces. At Christmastime, windows are dressed for Christmas and storefronts look inviting. The general atmosphere is warm and cheerful. Red “Buon Natale” flags are atop the lampposts and line the blue sky while white, sparkly snowflakes dance nearby.

Gesso Italiano and San Diego Festa 2010

Chalk Artist

The chalk artists at the Little Italy Festa in San Diego today were probably the main attraction, but there was also great street food, of course, and beautiful music, including from San Diego Small Opera.  The artists were working incredibly quickly and under intense scrutiny from the crowds and photographers (who knows, maybe it inspires them).   […]

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