VERONA, ITALY -- The Verona Fairs Authority is offering a four nights/five days stay in Verona, Italy, to attend Marmomacc, one of the largest and most comprehensive international exhibitions of stone, marble and technology for the trade. The visit provides an opportunity for learning more about Italian stone and technology, and offers a great opportunity for meeting Italy's leading producers and for establishing business relationships with them.

The land package to Verona, from October 2 to 6, includes the following: A round-trip transfer from Venice Airport to the Montresor Giberti Hotel in Verona (four nights double occupancy), daily full breakfast at the hotel, daily transportation to and from the exhibit, welcome and farewell dinners in leading Verona restaurants and VIP admission to Marmomacc. The cost is $1,350.00 per person.

A two-day stay (September 30 and October 1) at the four star Grand Hotel Principe in Venice is also offered as an option, prior to the transfer to Verona with departure from New York for Verona on September 29, and return on October 6. For more information on the Marmomacc trip, please contact Lucio Caputo, U.S. Representative, Verona Fairs Authority, P.O. Box 789, New York, NY 10150. Phone: 212-867-2422. E-mail: Internet: