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Bologna

Italy

Latitude Is: 44' 30'' N
Longitude Is: 11' 20'' E

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30 May 2024




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About Bologna - Italy

Bologna is the largest city (and the capital) of Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy. It is the seventh most populous city in Italy, located in the heart of a metropolitan area (officially recognized by the Italian government as a città metropolitana) of about one million. The city, the first settlements of which date back to at least 1000 BC, has always been an important urban centre itation needed first under the Etruscans (Velzna/Felsina) and the Celts (Bona), then under the Romans (Bononia), then again in the Middle Ages, as a free municipality (for one century it was the fifth largest European city based on population). Home to the oldest university in the world, University of Bologna, founded in 1088, Bologna hosts thousands of students who enrich the social and cultural life of the city. Famous for its towers and lengthy porticoes, Bologna has a well-preserved historical centre (one of the largest in Italy) thanks to aSee More