HDFAS Foreign Visit: HDFAS Foreign Visit 20173rd - 7th JULY 2017

FEATURING:
Four star hotel
Four dinners included
All excursions, entrance fees and guided tours included
Guided tours at every venue, audio headsets included on days 2 to 4
Reserved opera tickets (numbered Poltronissime seats)
Direct scheduled flights from Gatwick
Return UK airport coach transfers included
Executive coach throughout with professional tour manager

 

Accommodation: four nights at the Terme Roma Hotel in the charming spa town of Abano Terme near Padova. Facilities at the hotel included a restaurant, bar, and an indoor and outdoor swimming pool.

HIGHLIGHTS:
Verdi’s Rigoletto at the Verona Arena

Villa Barbaro at Maser
Asolo
Villa Malcontenta
Guided tour of Palladio’s Vicenza
Guided tour of Verona
Guided tour of Padova

 


Many thanks to members of the party that went on the visit
for their photographs, a selection of which are included in
the slide show below.

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  • Terme Roma Hotel at Abano Terme. Photo by Liz Cook. width:360;;height:480
  • Villa Barbaro at Maser.  Photo by Sue Wright width:686;;height:480
  • Villa Barbaro at Maser.<  Photo by Sonia Motley. width:640;;height:480
  • Villa Barbaro at Maser. Photo by Sue Wright. width:359;;height:480
  • View from Villa Barbaro at Maser. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:723;;height:480
  • Map of World made out of corks at Villa Maser Winery. Photo by Liz Cook. width:640;;height:480
  • Asolo. Photo by Sue Wright. width:432;;height:480
  • Asolo. Photo by Sue Wright. width:480;;height:480
  • Santa Caterina, Asolo. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:270;;height:480
  • Interior of Santa Caterina, Asolo. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:480;;height:270
  • Interior of Santa Caterina, Asolo. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:480;;height:270
  • Palazzo del Capitano, Asolo. Photo by Sue Wright. width:557;;height:480
  • Arriving at Villa Malcontenta. Photo by Sonia Motley. width:595;;height:480
  • Villa Malcontenta. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:723;;height:480
  • Villa Malcontenta. Photo by Sue Wright. width:480;;height:480
  • Vicenza. Photos by Anna Hawtree. width:548;;height:480
  • The post lady’s delivery car in Vicenza. Photo by Liz Cook width:360;;height:480
  • Piazza dei Signori, Vicenza. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:723;;height:480
  • Palazzo del Capitaniato, Vicenza. Photo by Liz Cook. width:480;;height:480
  • Basilica Palladiana. Photo by Sonia Motley. width:734;;height:480
  • Palazzo Chiericati. Photo by Liz Cook. width:360;;height:480
  • Palazzo Chiericati, interior. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:723;;height:480
  • Teatro Olimpico, Vicenza. Photo by Sue Wright. width:480;;height:480
  • Teatro Olimpico, Vicenza. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:319;;height:480
  • Teatro Olimpico, Vicenza. Photo by Sue Wright. width:480;;height:480
  • Teatro Olimpico, Vicenza. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:723;;height:480
  • San Zeno Maggiore, Verona. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:723;;height:480
  • Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:719;;height:480
  • San Zeno Maggiore, Verona. Photo by Sue Wright. width:370;;height:480
  • San Zeno Maggior. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:723;;height:480
  • Interior. Photo by Liz Cook. width:360;;height:480
  • San Zeno Maggiore, interior. Photo by Jerome Davidson. width:351;;height:480
  • Fresco in San Zeno Maggiore, Verona. Photo by Sue Wright. width:359;;height:480
  • St George and the Dragon, San Zeno Maggiore, Verona. Photo by Liz Cook. width:360;;height:480
  • Altar piece by Andrea Mantegna, San Zeno Maggiore, Verona. Photo by Sonia Motley. width:635;;height:480
  • Medieval Bronze Door, San Zeno Maggiore, Verona. Photo by Sue Wright. width:348;;height:480
  • Torre dei Lamberti, Verona. Photo by Sue Wright. width:359;;height:480
  • Verona Arena. Photo by Liz Cook. width:640;;height:480
  • Verona Arena. Photo by Christine Maynard. width:270;;height:480
  • Verona Arena, performance of Verdi’s Rigoletto. Photo by Sue Wright width:643;;height:480
  • Padova. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:480;;height:360
  • Basilica di San Antonio, Padova. Photo by Sonia Motley. width:498;;height:480
  • Basilica di San Antonio, Padova. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:480;;height:360
  • Padova University. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:480;;height:360
  • Rector’s staircase at Padova University. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:480;;height:360
  • Padova. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:6360;;height:480
  • Main square, Padova. Photo by Anna Hawtree. width:480;;height:360
  • Café e Pedrocchi, Padova. Photo by Sonia Motley. width:256;;height:480
  • Group photo (minus 4 people) on the last day in Padova. width:728;;height:480
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