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Turkish Bath
Spa Termale Aquaria , Sirmione
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Relax and rejuvenate at Spa Termale Aquaria, located in a resort town known worldwide for its thermal springs. This thermal wellness center o
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Visit Duomo Vecchio di Brescia, one of the best examples of Rotunda Romanesque architecture in Italy and the co-cathedral of Brescia, along w
History Museum
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Home to a historical museum, Museo di Santa Giulia was named a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2011. After ancient remains were discovered on t
Castello Scaligero , Sirmione
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Bordered on three sides by Lake Garda, Castello Scaligero originally served as a port defense for Verona's medieval lords. Visit the 13th-cen
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Brescia Castle , Brescia
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A castle in the peaceful town of Brescia, Brescia Castle houses several museums. One is dedicated to the reunification of Italy, and another

Province of Brescia

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Brescia is a city and comune in the region of Lombardy in northern Italy. It is situated at the foot of the Alps, a few kilometres from the lakes Garda and Iseo. With a population of 196,480, it is the second largest city in the region and the fourth of northwest Italy. The urban area of Brescia extends beyond the administrative city limits and has a population of 672,822, while over 1.5 million people live in its metropolitan area. The city is the administrative capital of the Province of Brescia, one of the largest in Italy, with over 1,200,000 inhabitants.Founded over 3,200 years ago, Brescia has been an important regional centre since pre-Roman times. Its old town contains the best-preserved Roman public buildings in northern Italy and numerous monuments, among these the medieval castle, the Old and New cathedral, the Renaissance Piazza della Loggia and the rationalist Piazza della Vittoria.The monumental archaeological area of the Roman forum and the monastic complex of San Salvatore-Santa Giulia have become a UNESCO World Heritage Site as part of a group of seven inscribed as Longobards in Italy, Places of Power. Brescia is considered the industrial capital of Italy. The metallurgy and the production of machine tools and firearms are of particular economic significance, along with mechanical and automotive engineering. The major companies based in the city are utility company A2A, steel producer Lucchini, firearms manufacturer Beretta, shotgun producer Perazzi, machine tools manufacturer Camozzi and gas control manufacturer Cavagna Group. Make your own Province of Brescia vacation itinerary, with a little help from those that know the place like the back of their hands, by using our Italy trip planning site.

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