Photo from Piazza dei Signori in Vicenza

Vicenza – A Site for Pilgrims of Architecture

Vicenza – A Site for Pilgrims of Architecture A total of 23 classic, renaissance buildings by the celebrated Andrea Palladio make Vicenza a site for pilgrims of architecture. And leaves even the uninitiated like me awestruck. Booking.com

Whalebone in Verona

A mysterious whalebone in Verona

A mysterious whalebone in Verona A mysterious, ancient whalebone in Verona spurs the imagination of mythomaniacs and rambling tourists. Booking.com

Medieval bridge in Verona

Quick guide to Verona

We’d always thought of Verona as a place for opera and young lovers, but it turned out to have attractions for everyone. Here’s a quick guide to Verona.

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Five reasons to visit Padua

With a close neighbour like Venice it is hard not to be overshadowed, but Padua (Padova) is a beauty in its own right. Here are 5 reasons to visit Padua.