If you visit Florence for the arts, enter Vicenza for a tour of architectural delights .Infact, an entire style, Palladian- originated here. It is the handiwork of Andrea di Pietro Della Gondola who lived out his adult life here. Even though the spark of genius is somewhat amiss, his style dominated the high Renaissance and still influences architecture the world over. Teatro Olimpico and Museo Civico. The Greek theatre is implanted into Vicenza and with what effect! Labels: Italy Travel Destinations.