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Padova is a city in North Eastern Italy. It is an economic hub and is located centrally in the Veneto region, between Venezia (on one side) and Vicenza and Verona (on the other). Padova is a walled city situated along the Bachiglione River. The city is picturesque, with a dense network of streets and a medieval centre. It opens onto a large communal piazze, with many bridges crossing the various branches of the river, which once surrounded the ancient walls like a moat.
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There are plenty of good restaurants and cafes to try on your holiday in Padova; the food is good, simple and made from fresh ingredients. Padova is one of the prettiest cities in Europe, although is slowly growing in tourist trade.
There are many things to do and see on your holiday in Padova, including The Orto Botanico, which is the Botanical Gardens, this is worth a visit and has a great collection of plants. The Gardens are located just south of the Basilica di Sant'Antonio. The Palazzo della Ragione is an interesting building and worth a visit too. The main attraction for most tourists is the Scrovegni Chapel, many come here and see this if nothing else, the chapel is amazing and hosts amazing paintings inside. There are various other museums and art galleries to visit if you’re into art and history.
One of Italy's most famous cafes is a must on your holiday to Padova, the Caffe Pedrocchi is a grand place to stop for a drink. The coffee house was opened in 1831 and has become a Padova institution.
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Padova is a very interesting place to visit and a simple walk around the town centre will allow you to see some fine architecture. Why not stop for a cocktail at one of the cafes on the way and take in the atmosphere.
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