Cascate del Varone in English is Niagara Varone, is situated in Trentino Alto Adige, 3 km away from Riva del Garda. The waterfall coming down from the lush green mountains is surely to take one’s breath away!
Parco delle Cascate - Waterfall Park, in Molina, Verona, Via Bacilieri 1, about 18 miles north of Vicenza; the name Molina derives from the past presence of many mills (in Italian, mulini) working thanks to the hydraulic force of the same springs from which the beautiful waterfalls of the Park are created; open through Sept. 30, 9 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 1-Oct. 10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Oct. 11-Nov. 2, Saturdays and Sundays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; admission fee: €5; reduced €3 for children 6-11.
2017 - Giardino Monumentale Barbarigo - Barbarigo Historic Garden open daily through Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2 p.m.-sunset, Sunday and Italian holidays from 10 to sunset, in Valsanzibio, Via Diana 2, about 38 miles south of Vicenza; baroque garden with hundreds of different trees and plants, a maze, statues, fountains, ponds, water games and fish ponds, admission: €11; reduced €6,50 for children aged 6-14.
2017-2018, Van Gogh – Tra il Grano e il Cielo; Van Gogh Exhibit – Between Wheat and Sky, Oct. 7-April 8, in Vicenza, Palladian Basilica, Piazza dei Signori; Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fridays-Sundays, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; entrance fee: €14; reduced €11 (for students younger than 26 and senior citizens older than 65); €8 (children aged 6-17); free for children younger than six
2017 - Acquario di Livorno- Livorno’s Aquarium, Livorno, Piazzale Mascagni 1; open until June 30, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; on weekends, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; July 1-Aug. 31, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Sept. 1-24, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sept. 26 –Dec. 31, open on weekends, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; last admission is one hour before the closing time; admission: €14; reduced €8 for 26 for children younger than 13 and taller than 39.37 inches; free entrance for children shorter than 39.37 inches; €12 for senior citizens above 65.
2017 - ORTO BOTANICO - Botanical Garden, in Padova, Via Orto Botanico 15, about 24 miles southeast of Vicenza; open through May 30, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; June-Sept. 9 a.m.-6 p.m., closed on Mondays; Nov.-March, 9 a.m.- 7 p.m., closed on Mondays; it’s the world’s first botanical garden: it opened in Padova in 1545 and it still preserves its original layout; admission: €10; reduced €8, for children aged 6-18; family fee: €22.
2017 - Sculture di Sabbia- Sand Sculptures Festival, June 2- Sept. 10, in Jesolo, Piazza Brescia; this year’s theme is the “60 years of European peace, art, culture and history”; international artists take part in this special event; they compete in shaping every kind of artistic figure with fine golden sand; free entrance.