Maser…what do you know about this town? It lies just an hour’s drive from Vicenza and is reachable within 30 minutes from Bassano del Grappa. It’s a small commune that’s most famous for Villa di Maser but there are also some other fantastic places to explore in the surrounding towns.

The first stop on our 2018 Palladian Odyssey is a quaint town called Piombino Dese, located in the Italian province of Padua. To get everyone a little bit more familiar with this destination, we’ve popped together a little guide featuring our top pick of places to see.