Mantova, a Lombardy renaissance jewell

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Mantua and Sabbioneta, both united by the inheritance left to them by Gonzaga, are the main centres of Italian and European Renaissance. Mantua has recently been accepted as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

It could be an easy day trip from Milan or Verona, but his territory and its food really deserves more than that!

 

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