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Square of the Gate of Ravenna
Piazza di Porta Ravegnana, 40126 Bologna Driving directions
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The picturesque Piazza di Porta Ravegnana is dominated by two lofty noble towers, the Asinelli and the Garisenda, which have survived from a period when Bologna had over a hundred of these towers. Built by noble families as an external sign of wealth and power, the towers also had a military role, keeping a watchful eye over the surrounding area.

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    MICHELIN 2021
    320 m - galleria Cavour 1/d, 40124 Bologna
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    353 m - vicolo De' Facchini 4a, 40124 Bologna
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    MICHELIN 2021
    366 m - via dell'Indipendenza 8, 40121 Bologna