Travel Europe - A Guide for Independent Travellers
Bologna is the capital city of Italy's Emilia-Romagna region. Its claim to fame are its beautiful medieval towers and historic city square, the Piazza Maggiore.
In addition to enjoying panoramic views from the towers, visitors can explore the city's narrow streets and visit numerous churches and basilicas.
Bologna Italy is conveniently located 120 km north of Florence and 155 km southwest of Venice. It's a great place to spend a couple of nights for those travelling between Florence and Venice.
The Bologna Visitor's Guide provides comprehensive tourist information on the city.