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Renaissance town of Ferrara
Corso Ercole I d'Este, 44100 Ferrara Driving directions
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It was Ercole I d'Este who in 1490 commissioned Biagio Rossetti to extend Ferrara northwards, creating a new area centred around two main axes: Corso Ercole I, and Corso Porta Po, Biagio Rossetti and Porta di Mare. This large Renaissance town dotted with parks and gardens is renowned as the first "Modern European City" and was acquired Unesco world heritage site status in 1995.

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    MICHELIN 2021
    587 m - via del Gambero 4, 44121 Ferrara
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    MICHELIN 2021
    898 m - via Terranuova 60, 44100 Ferrara
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    MICHELIN 2021
    950 m - via Ragno 31/a, 44121 Ferrara