Example sentences for: palazzi

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  • You get a sense of the dukes’ grandeur among the Renaissance palazzi of the Corso Ercole I d’Este, part of a 15th-century urban expansion, Addizione Erculea, that was one of the most ambitious pieces of town planning of its age.

  • The most popular boat trip from Stresa is to the Borromean Islands (Isole Borromee) (the 5-star hotel in Stresa of the same name was the setting for Hemingways’ Farewell to Arms), celebrated for their Baroque palazzi and magnificent gardens.

  • Antonio da Sangallo the Elder, architect of many of the town’s palazzi, built his masterpiece, the 16th-century church of San Biagio, southwest of town, a gem of High Renaissance architecture hidden at the end of a cypress-lined road with views of the Chiana valley.

  • The 17th-century palazzi make an exquisite setting for your late afternoon passeggiata along the arcades of shops and cafés, culminating in the graceful symmetry of two Baroque churches, Juvarra’s Santa Cristina and its twin, San Carlo.

  • You’ll find the city’s characteristic arcaded palazzi along the Via Zamboni leading past the university to the Pinacoteca Nazionale.


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