Villa Pisani, Stra, Veneto, Italia Villa Pisani Reflecting Pool. (18th Century). It was begun in the early 18th century on commission by the noble Venetian Pisani family. Alvise Pisani, its most prominent member, was appointed doge in 1735. Here Hitler first conferred with Mussolini in 1934.
For the past 13 years, German photographer Bernhard Edmaier has been taking astonishing photos of landscapes shaped in the course of natural geological processes, without any human influence or manipulation.
villa gazzotti At the junction after the Viale della Pace we turn left into the Ca’ Balbi and reach the Bertesinella area. Shortly before the church we turn left and go along the Strada della Paglia, which leads to Bertesina, a country village settled around the important Villa Ghislanzoni Curti of 1760, and the less striking Villa Gazzotti of 1542, one of Andrea Palladio’s early buildings.