Adventure Guide: Venice & the Veneto (Hunter Travel Guides) by Marissa Fabris

By Marissa Fabris

Italy's northernmost region, the Veneto comprises Padua, Verona, Vicenza, plus Venice itself, which as soon as governed the realm. a few 5,000 Renaissance villas nonetheless stand, many by way of Palladio. A nutrients- and wine-lover's paradise, it is also the main artistically wealthy area in Italy, and the main romantic, with the paintings of Giotto and Mantegna in Padua, the Roman ruins in Verona, the canals and palaces in Venice itself. Bellini, Tintoretto, Veronese and Titian labored right here. adventure their artwork and join their international, with the insights of an insider. each element is right here in regards to the meals, the attractions, the easiest areas to stick and consume.

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Adventure Guide: Venice & the Veneto (Hunter Travel Guides)

Italy's northernmost sector, the Veneto comprises Padua, Verona, Vicenza, plus Venice itself, which as soon as governed the realm. a few 5,000 Renaissance villas nonetheless stand, many by way of Palladio. A foodstuff- and wine-lover's paradise, it is also the main artistically wealthy area in Italy, and the main romantic, with the artwork of Giotto and Mantegna in Padua, the Roman ruins in Verona, the canals and palaces in Venice itself.

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176 miles Padua and Venice . . . . . . . . . . 23 miles Verona and Venice. . . . . . . . . . 75 miles n Useful Resources Admission Fees All admission fees for museums and churches included in this guide are for full-price adult tickets (biglietti interi), unless otherwise specified. There are generally reduced tickets available for children and large groups. Business Hours The following hours are listed as a general guideline, but may vary slightly from one place to another.

75 miles n Useful Resources Admission Fees All admission fees for museums and churches included in this guide are for full-price adult tickets (biglietti interi), unless otherwise specified. There are generally reduced tickets available for children and large groups. Business Hours The following hours are listed as a general guideline, but may vary slightly from one place to another. Banks: Mon-Fri (8:30 am-1/1:30 pm and 2:30/3 pm-4/5 pm; some Sat service). Post Offices: Some are open Mon-Fri (8 am-2 pm), Sat (9:30 am-1 pm).

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