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[20 Aug 2010 | One Comment | ]
Fun day-out in Veneto – The Top 3 Theme Parks

You may know Veneto for its sights or its natural attractions but Veneto offers also lots of opportunities for a fun day out. Take a day off from sightseeing, escape the heat from the city or break the boring, beach-day’s routine and check out some of the best Veneto Theme Parks. There is plenty to enjoy out there, not only for kiddies ‘n families, some of these amusement parks are adrenaline junkies-proof.

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[6 Aug 2010 | One Comment | ]
Fly through a 3D Venice with Google Earth

Take a virtual tour of Venice on 3D thanks to Google Earth and explore the city from a new, unique perspective. At least now you could get a real glimpse of Venice from your computer without spending a dime.

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[28 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]
The coolest day-trip to Mount Grappa

As summer temperatures continue to rise, it couldn’t help but escape to the coolest spots: the Veneto Mountains. But, if you find yourself in the heart of Veneto, there’s no need to get stuck in the traffic jams on the roads leading to the Dolomites mobbed by weekenders, a short drive from picturesque Bassano del Grappa the Mount Grappa will do!

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[27 May 2010 | No Comment | ]
The grandest villa of the Riviera del Brenta: Villa Pisani, Stra’

The noble Pisani family’s villa, Villa Pisani Nazionale, is probably the most grandious Venetian villas along the Riviera del Brenta, tucked away in the small city of Stra’, nearby Padua.Built in the 18th century, this building is a magnificient symbol of the aristocratic family’s grandeur. Straight from the outside, the Villa welcomes the visitors with an imposign facade but it’s when you wander around its salons or lose your way in the enchanting, huge park that Villa Pisani captivates you.

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[29 Apr 2010 | No Comment | ]
I-Padova – your audio guided tours around Padua

We step already into an era of Pod-domination and Italy is trying to catching it up with the new way of getting information “on-the-go”.
The city of Padua, in the heart of Veneto, has launched 5 podcasts for travelers wishing to discover Padua at their own leisure.

These audio tours will guide the visitor around the city of Padua on 5 tourist trails:

from the Roman Arena to the caffè Pedrocchi
the Palazzo della Ragione and the squares around it
the jewish Ghetto and the Reggia Carrarese
the Prato della Valle and the Cittadella Antoniana
the Walls …