- Giotto's frescoes in the Cappella degli Scrovegni In this Padua chapel, Giotto's expressive and innovative frescoes foreshadowed the painting techniques of the Renaissance.
- Villa Barbaro in Maser Master architect Palladio's graceful creation meets Veronese's splendid frescoes in a onetime-only collaboration.
- Opera in Verona's ancient arena The performances may not be top-notch, but even serious opera fans can't resist the spectacle of these shows.
- Roman and early-Christian ruins at Aquileia Aquileia's ruins offer an image of the transition from pagan to Christian Rome, and are almost entirely free of tourists.
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