Tag Italy Veneto Region

The Veneto region of northeastern Italy, famous for its canals, Gothic architecture, and carnivals, stretches from the Dolomite Mountains to the Adriatic Sea.

Things to do in Vicenza Italy

Basilica Palladiana Vicenza: Things to do in Vicenza
Vicenza, a beautiful city in northern Italy, is known for its rich history, stunning architecture, and cultural heritage. Vicenza’s rich cultural heritage and architectural treasures make it a delightful destination for history and art enthusiasts. Whether you’re interested in exploring Renaissance architecture, enjoying local cuisine, or simply strolling through its charming streets, Vicenza has something to offer every traveler. Getting from Venice to Vicenza is relatively easy, as both cities are well connected in the Veneto region of Italy. Here are some things to do and places to visit in Vicenza and the most common transportation options:

Vicenza and Palladian Villas of the Veneto

Palazzo Thiene Bonin Longare: Vicenza and Palladian Villas of the Veneto
The City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto collectively constitute a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Italy. This site encompasses the historic city of Vicenza and a group of Palladian villas located in the Veneto region. Initially inscribed on the World Heritage List in 1994, the site originally included only the city of Vicenza with its twenty-three buildings attributed to the renowned architect Andrea Palladio, along with three villas located outside the city limits. Later, in 1996, an extension to the site included an additional twenty-one villas located in various provinces of the Veneto region. Here is an overview:

Venice and its Lagoon

St Marks Basilica: Venice and its Lagoon
Venice and its Lagoon, located in northeastern Italy, are a UNESCO World Heritage Site renowned for their unique urban and cultural heritage, as well as their ecological significance. The history of Venice is a fascinating tale of a city built on water, cultural exchange, trade, and artistic achievement. Here's an overview of Venice's history and its iconic lagoon:

Verona Italy

Castel San Pietro, Verona Italy
Verona lies at the foot of the Lessini Mountains in the Veneto Region, a city and province of Italy, and was a UNESCO World Heritage Site from 2000 on.