Travel to Bologna, Italy
Bologna is one of the most well-known cities of Italy. It is famous as a thriving university city, as the enormous University of Bologna is Europe's oldest one. Moreover it is a center of country’s culinary traditions, because Bologna’s food is undeniably considered the richest in the country. Being full of character, Bologna attracts crowds of tourists, who want to keep in touch with impressive medieval and Renaissance architecture, historical monuments, old brick palaces, and marbled pavements.
Pay attention that Bologna has one of the best preserved historic centers in Italy, that’s why it is recommended to start the excursion around the city right from the old city. In the center of your attention will be two main squares, the Piazza del Nettuno and the Piazza Maggiore. Have a look at two leaning towers considered the main symbols of the city, admire architectural beauty of Basilica di San Petronio, which is the city's largest church and at the same time the fifth largest of its kind in the whole world. No doubts, there are enough historical monuments and quirky museums in Bologna to make you busy for several fascinating days in this beautiful Italian town.