Padua Urbs Picta: the masterpiece of frescoes in the Scrovegni Chapel and in the Eremitani Church

Having reached the final, extraordinary stage of our itinerary amid the beauty of Padua Urbs Picta, we treasure what we learned at the previous sites as we can better understand the importance of the frescoes at the Scrovegni Chapel and the Eremitani Church.  In previous articles we discussed the innovations of Jacopo da Verona in…

The wonderful history of painting told by the frescoes of the Oratory of San Michele of Padova Urbs Picta cycle

The expression “Unesco heritage” immediately makes one think of exotic destinations such as Egypt, with its famous pyramids, or China, with its imposing Great Wall. However, it should be remembered that among these wonders there are 58 * Italian sites listed in the 2021 Heritage, including four places in the city of Padova.   Sites…

roman ruins in Abano

Discovering the Roman baths by bike

Our area is full of precious gems set amongst the Euganean Hills and the spa towns of Abano Terme and Montegrotto Terme.  To help our guests discover these places, unknown to most people, we have activated an electric bike rental service, perfect even for those who don’t normally cycle, so that everyone can spend time…

Arquà petrarca

A bike ride into the past of Arquà Petrarca

There are a thousand ways to explore the Euganean Hills and as many routes to discovering every corner of the area. In the “ Euganean Travel ” series we suggest using a unique vehicle, a vehicle of slow and dreamy journeys: the  bicycle.  Bikes are  available at Hotel Tritone: Guests can book one at reception,…

Euganean Hills Sanctuaries Cycling Tour: the spiritual gems of the Euganean Hills

Clearly visible from the terraces of Hotel Tritone, the Euganean Hills promise immersion in nature and silence. Sanctuaries, monasteries and abbeys stand on their gentle slopes and tell the story of the Paduan territory, its art and spirituality. We will take you to these mystical places by presenting the Giro Cicloturistico dei Santuari, part of…