A report on Vicenza, Padua, Republic of Venice and Veneto
Padua (Padova ; Pàdova) is a city and comune in Veneto, northern Italy.- Padua
It is in the Veneto region at the northern base of the Monte Berico, where it straddles the Bacchiglione River.- Vicenza
Veneto was part of the Roman Empire until the 5th century AD. Later, after a feudal period, it was part of the Republic of Venice until 1797.- Veneto
Padua stands on the Bacchiglione River, 40 km west of Venice and 29 km southeast of Vicenza.- Padua
The citizens of Vicetia received Roman citizenship and were inscribed into the Roman tribe Romilia in 49 BC. The city was known for its agriculture, brickworks, marble quarry, and wool industry and had some importance as a way-station on the important road from Mediolanum (Milan) to Aquileia, near Tergeste (Trieste), but it was overshadowed by its neighbor Patavium (Padua).- Vicenza
Vicenza came under the rule of the Republic of Venice in 1404, and its subsequent history is that of Venice.- Vicenza
Este, Padua, Oderzo, Adria, Vicenza, Verona, and Altino became centres of Venetic culture.- Veneto
Padua came under the rule of the Republic of Venice in 1405, and mostly remained that way until the fall of the republic in 1797.- Padua
The Republic of Venice fought the War of the Castle of Love against Padua and Treviso in 1215.- Republic of Venice
In the early 15th century, the republic began to expand onto the Terraferma. Thus, Vicenza, Belluno, and Feltre were acquired in 1404, and Padua, Verona, and Este in 1405.- Republic of Venice
The pope wanted Romagna; Emperor Maximilian I: Friuli and Veneto; Spain: the Apulian ports; the king of France: Cremona; the king of Hungary: Dalmatia, and each one some of another's part.- Republic of Venice
2 related topics with Alpha
Venice (Venezia ; Venesia or Venexia ) is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region.
Together with the cities of Padua and Treviso, Venice is included in the Padua-Treviso-Venice Metropolitan Area (PATREVE), which is considered a statistical metropolitan area, with a total population of 2.6 million.
The name is derived from the ancient Veneti people who inhabited the region by the 10th century BC. The city was historically the capital of the Republic of Venice for over a millennium, from 697 to 1797.
Today, Venice is a major fashion and shopping centre; not as important as Milan, Florence, and Rome, but on a par with Verona, Turin, Vicenza, Naples, and Genoa.
Verona (, ; Verona or Veròna) is a city on the Adige River in Veneto, Italy, with 258,031 inhabitants.
In 1164 Verona joined with Vicenza, Padua and Treviso to create the Veronese League, which was integrated with the Lombard League in 1167 to battle against Frederick I Barbarossa.
It was then that Napoleon made an end of the Venetian Republic.