Vicenza’s goldsmiths have been hard at work since the 1300s, and you will get a firsthand glimpse of such work at Soprana. Vicenza is also renowned for Andrea Palladio’s architecture, including The Basilica. A visit to some of Andrea Palladio’s villas in Italy’s countryside is also well worth a daytrip. Andrea Palladio’s influence stetches far away, to Britain and America. Rudy will also take you to La Locanda di Piero Restaurant to taste the local cuisine.
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