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Tesoriera
Tesoriera by Imaffo @flickr
The quiet Po
The quiet Po by Stefanedberg @flickr
Monumento ai caduti
Monumento ai caduti by Davide Restivo @flickr
Reggia di Venaria. Torino
Reggia di Venaria. Torino by Andrepax @flickr
Torino, Castello del Valentino
Torino, Castello del Valentino by Nando Scafroglia @flickr
Torino
Torino by Tomislavmedak @flickr
Il Salotto
Il Salotto by Imaffo @flickr
Gran Madre @ night - Torino
Gran Madre @ night - Torino by Delphaber @flickr
Piazza Vittorio (Torino) seen from the Mole Antonelliana
Piazza Vittorio (Torino) seen from the Mole Antonelliana by Olly301 @flickr
Torino by night
Torino by night by Vngrijl @flickr
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The magnificent Coliseum was built almost 2 thousand years ago. Before that, the site of the Coliseum was the location of Nero’s Palace and a big artificial lake. The building of the Coliseum was joyful for inhabitants of Rome because it was much more pleasant to see a beautiful forum rather than a tyrant’s palace. Circus Maximus is another large and unusual landmark. According to some experts, Circus could provide seats for 200 thousand visitors. The venue was used to host competitions of carts and other important public events. Mons Palatinus is an interesting place from the historic point of view. According to scientists, homes of first settlers of Rome were located there. Later, noble Romans built their houses on Mons Palatinus. There were many temples in that area and many important celebrations took place there. … Open

Chapters of the guide to Turin

Advices for travellers

8. Fans of event tourism would find interesting to visit the city in September, as that month Turin hosts an interesting music festival. In January, the traditional carnival attracts travelers. 7. Shoppers should be aware that prices in local stores and shopping malls are quite high;however, the quality of the goods remains high. Those who expect to save money are recommended to go to one of local markets. On … Open

Traditions and mentality of Turin

Fans of unusual relaxation treatments are offered to take a chocolate bath. Shoppers will be able to visit colorful fairs and buy a lot of interesting sweet souvenirs. True connoisseurs of chocolate appreciate the CioccolaTò, because small factories that are unknown outside of the country are taking part in it. It would be safe to say that festival participants won’t be able to taste the represented chocolate … Open

Cuisine and top restaurants

The city has its unique drink, bicerin; it is a coffee with milk, cream and chocolate. It’s necessary to mix ingredients in strictly defined proportions. Sweet tooth should definitely try a special kind of local gianduiotto chocolates, which many travelers purchase as souvenirs. The perfect place for a night stay is the Obelix restaurant, which is located on Piazza Savoia. Ordering a drink at the bar … Open

Attractions and active leisure

The Bosco del Vaj park is popular among holidaymakers too. Those who wish to appreciate the diversity of local flora would like to walk through the botanical garden, Orto BotanicoTorino. Besides beautiful natural parks, the city has excellent amusement parks. Among them holidaymakers point out Parco Avventura Tre Querce that is famous for a wide range of rides and recreational areas. Fans of water activities will … Open

Cultural excursion through Turin - things to see

Fans of architectural landmarks will be interested to see the Palazzo Reale. The construction of this spectacular building took two hundred years. Guests of the city have a unique opportunity to walk through corridors and halls of the royal residence, to admire the beautiful antique furniture and paintings, as well as to see one of the richest collections of royal arms in Europe. The best architectural monuments … Open

Turin sightseeing

The palace named Palazzo Cavour is now a hotel, which is considered the most remarkable and unusual one in the city. This is a true old castle, which rooms are equipped according to latest technologies. Mole Antonelliana Tower, which height estimates 160 meters, is the symbol of the city. Especially for tourists the tower has been equipped with an observation deck that features amazing views of the city and its … Open

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