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Villa Emo is the most balanced between the Palladian Villas. It represents a symbol of Palladio’s architecture. Villa Emo has got a wonderful park, with lots of artistic shaped hedges, that’s the art of topiary! It seems that the Emo …

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Palladian Villas tour. Villa Valmarana (so called “ai nani”) has got an extraordinary richness: Tiepolo’s frescoes! Tiepolo frescoed the villa with images inspired by five epic poems: The Iliad, The Odyssey, The Aeneid, Jerusalem Delivered and The Raging Roland. Syusy …

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Dominio di Bagnoli is the name of the Villa and the surrounding area, a huge holding of 600 hectares. Here you can find a whole world: the vineyard, the animal farm, the land, and tourist hospitality! Goldoni used to come …

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Have you ever played golf? Our reporter Syusy is at Montecchia Golf Club and she is playing for the very first time. Need some practice! Golf is a great outdoor game, a cerebral sport very useful for the concentration, it …

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Ca’ Marcello is a beautiful Palladian Villa near Padua hosting often weddings and celebrations. Take a look inside, admiring its precious art collections. What about celebrating here your next big event? Watch other videos from Italia Slow Tour here.

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The Aquarium of Genoa is one of the main attractions of the city and it is known worldwide. Let’s take a tour inside the Aquarium of Genoa where meeting manatees, seals, dolphins and penguins. Are you frightened to cross the …

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Italia Slow Tour in Mantua, one of the best Italian art cities where spending a cultural weekend. Our sightseeing tour of Mantua starts with Palazzo del Te, conceived by Giulio Romano for Gonzaga Family. Palazzo del Te is a very …

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Villa Barbaro Maser is one of the most characteristic Palladian villas, UNESCO world heritage. Outside the villa a huge garden, while inside the walls are frescoed by Paolo Veronese, with his own self-portrait, at the end of a string of …

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Italy’s most beautiful villages: so many to chose from and all very different from each other.  After taking a virtual trip to six Northern Italian borghi last week, in this second installment we’ll visit six borghi located in Central Italy: …

Every year in spring, Vignola celebrates the flowering of the cherry tree. The land here is truly fertile! Vignola has always been blessed by a favourable climate, that is why all types of fruit and vegetable have grown here. But …

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