In this chapter we discuss one of the most beautiful and typical areas of Venezia, located along the banks of the river Brenta, Stra. Stra is a town in the Venetian province that stretches along the Riviera del Brenta, in an area characterized by numerous villas and palaces. It consists of three residential centers: the … Read more
In this chapter we discuss one of the most beautiful buildings in the Euganean Hills, with one of the most amazing gardens in the province of Padova, Villa Barbarigo. Villa Barbarigo Pizzoni Ardemani is one of the wonderful seventeenth-century Venetian villas and was commissioned by the Venetian nobleman Francesco Zuane Barbarigo. It is located in … Read more
In this chapter we discuss one of the most characteristic and fascinating villas in the province of Padova, Villa dei Vescovi. Villa dei Vescovi, built in 1535, is one of the wonderful Venetian villas and is located in the hamlet of Torreglia, in Luvigliano, and is owned by FAI, the Fondo Ambiente Italiano. The villa … Read more
In this chapter we discuss one of the most historic and characteristic buildings in the province of Treviso, located in Fanzolo, Villa Emo. Fanzolo is a fraction of the municipality of Vedelago, located between the walled city of Castelfranco Veneto and the village of Asolo in the province of Treviso. This quiet town of the … Read more
In this chapter we discuss one of the most beautiful and famous villas of the Marca Trevigiana, located in Maser, the marvelous Villa Barbaro. Roses, wisteria and climbing breezes welcome the courtyard to one of the undisputed masterpieces of the architect Andrea Palladio, the Villa Barbaro. Located in the small town of Maser in the … Read more
In this chapter we deal with the symbolic places, the imposing villas and the most characteristic cities in Upper Padova territory.
In this chapter we discuss another work of the architect Andrea Palladio, located in the countryside of the lower Vicenza area, Villa Saraceno.
In this chapter we discuss another wonder of the architect Andrea Palladio, located in Caldogno, in the Veneto plain, Villa Caldogno. Villa Caldogno is located in the center of Caldogno in the province of Vicenza and is included among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 1996 with other Palladian villas. It rises from a pre-existing … Read more
The Province of Vicenza is one of the most industrialized and richest areas in Italy but, at the same time, still maintains many green and wild areas. You’ll beamazed by the charm of this city thanks to its Palladian villas, sumptuous palaces, the great green valleys that run throughout the territory, such as the Valsugana, and … Read more