Italy // Venice and the Veneto //


East of Bassano, the medieval hilltop town of ASOLO presides over a tightly grouped range of 27 gentle peaks in the foothills of the Dolomites. Known as la città dai cento orizzonti (“the city with a hundred horizons”), the town was popular with writers and artists who found the atmosphere convivial: Robert Browning’s last published work – Asolando – was written here.