Tag archive for ‘Veneto’
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, June 15th, 2021

Pilgrimage to Possagno

You could travel the world’s museums to see the works of Antonio Canova, or you could go to Possagno, Joe Gartman writes… Images by Patricia Gartman There’s an elegantly mirrored and frescoed room in More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, December 9th, 2019

Veneto regional property guide

Fleur Kinson explores the best places to buy property in this popular northern region, which encompasses such jewels and Venice, Verona and Padua – not to mention swathes of lovely countryside Photos by Getty More...

Torri del Benaco, Veneto
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, December 9th, 2019

Homes in Veneto

Romantic little cities, sleepy hills, shimmering rivers and long Adriatic beaches – Veneto has no shortage of enchantment. Seekers of urban apartments and of rural retreats should take a closer look, says Fleur More...

Padua Prehistoric baths
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 20th, 2019

Five reasons to visit Padua

Lorenza Bacino goes beyond the city’s obvious attractions to discover five things to see and do in Padua that will make any visit extra-special… Photos by Lorenza Bacino unless otherwise stated Padua is More...

red wine from veneto
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, May 29th, 2019

Drink Italia! red wine from Veneto

There’s a delicious diversity to the wines of Veneto, thanks to the varying types of terrain and soil in this region. Here we explore some of its best reds… Although not vast in size, Veneto is one of the largest-producing More...

Livinallongo del Col di Lana apartment
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Apartment in Livinallongo del Col di Lana, Veneto

The picturesque village of Arabba, in the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Dolomites, offers skiing, walks, mountain bike tours or simply doing nothing and enjoying the magical atmosphere of the snow-covered More...

Almar Jesolo resort Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Into the blue: Almar Jesolo Resort & Spa

Amanda Robinson travels to northeastern Italy to visit Almar Jesolo Resort & Spa, a five-star hotel on the Lido di Jesolo that’s redefining the beach holiday for the 21st century Photos by Amanda Robinson More...

Venice Redentore Festival
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Light up the Sky: Il Redentore Festival

Despite its origins in a terrible period of Venetian history, Il Redentore is a spectacular celebration that takes place in the city each July Words by Sara Scarpa. Images by Iain Reid  Most years, on the afternoon More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Stirring stuff

Our editor Amanda Robinson discovers authentic Italian flavours and new friends at a hands-on cookery course in the Veneto hills… Total immersion: it’s the best way to learn, right? Speak a second language More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Friday, August 18th, 2017

My life in Venice…

Linda Little from Sydney, Australia, bought a two-bedroom apartment in the San Polo district of Venice in early 2016. It sits three floors up in a canalside townhouse, in a quiet area close to all the city’s More...