In this chapter we will show you the Venezia cities, from the surprising Portogruaro, through Noale, to the villas of the Brenta river.
The chapter of the Venezia Cities brings together the most characteristic products of the area and the many wonders of the Venezia province. A land with great traditions, which preserves a rich archaeological heritage and a wide range of typical dishes to savor and enjoy.
In this piece of land we begin our journey from small Venezia, Chioggia, a nice and lively seaside town, its Venetian-style buildings that rise on the canals and its ancient bridge seem to almost evoke the times of the Doges and the Serenissima Republic.
Going up through the province we arrive in Stra, which houses one of the most beautiful buildings in the Veneto region, Villa Pisani, also called the "National", a magnificent eighteenth-century building. Not far away we find Dolo, a small Venetian town that still retains traces of an important and glorious past.
Noale is a quiet town in the Venetian hinterland with numerous artistic beauties and strong traditions. The palaces and churches of the historic center testify to a great past, closely linked to the stories of Treviso and Venezia.
Continuing we arrive at Concordia Sagittaria, founded in 42 BC, it was an extraordinary Roman military colony with the name of Julia Concordia, actively participated in the life of the Roman Empire and was involved in wars to counter the invasions of the Huns of Attila. Finally, the pearl of Portogruaro, described by Ippolito Nievo as "a hypothetical island built in the image of the Serenissima".
◊ THE VENEZIA PROVINCE ◊
Holds an artistic and cultural heritage like few other areas in the world, its lagoon has been the cradle of local civilization and its coastline offers renowned seaside resorts. This province, rich in resources, hides elegant villas and pretty villages, even if the most precious and brilliant stone is represented by the island of Venice, an island which has a beautiful fish shape which protect the most beautiful, romantic and mysterious city in the world. It’s built on a series of marshy islets. Unfortunately it is subject to the tides of the Adriatic Sea and frequent floods but continues to survive in spite of all the predictions. Plan your holidays in the Venezia province, our tips and suggestive photographs will help you to take the right path for your trip.
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The Veneto Region, nestled in the north-east of Italy, is a mix of history and traditions and, all of it, is enriched by the liveliness of its inhabitants and by a wide range of typical products all to be savored. From the highest peaks of the Dolomites, he embraces and welcomes each visitor with brotherly warmth, accommodating him among the many lounges of his cities of art, giving him unforgettable emotions. Turning between the pages of this site, you can organize your next holidays in the Veneto region and thanks to the many photos published, everything will be very simple.
In this chapter we discuss Sport, that is, from the easiest sports activities for families to the most complex and demanding ones.
In this chapter we discuss the incredible world of Venetian cuisine, from the typical local products to the recipes typical of our mothers.
In this chapter we discuss the Nature that surrounds us, a territory rich in biodiversity and particularly fragile, therefore absolutely to be respected.
In this chapter we discuss the history which, over time, has transformed, shaped and marked the territory of the Veneto region.