Piedmont is a region in the northwest of
, next to the border with
. The main city is
, which was host to the 2006 Winter Olympic Games.
Popular in Piedmont
Turin, a large city of about one million inhabitants, is set in the Piedmont region of northwestern
, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean sea.
Biella is in Piedmont. The nearest airports to Biella are: There is also a little airport in Verrone.
Asti is the provincial capital of one of most important wine areas in Italy and lends its name to some illustrious wines, such as Moscato d'Asti.
Langhe is a region in Cuneo Province of Piedmont. It is home to a number of world famous wine producing regions, including Barolo and Barbaresco and consists of hills.
Piedmont Region is in
. What is it? A 5,000 foot hill in Italy's Piedmont region.
Alessandria is a city in Piedmont with a population of approx. 97,000. Alessandria is a major hub for train travel.
Arona is a city in the Piedmont region of
. Arona is 25 km north of Milan's Malpensa International Airport, actually closer than Milan itself.
Cannobio is a town on
. It lays at the end of the Cannobina Valley on the West side of the lake.
Stresa is a small town on the shore of
in Piedmont, Northern
Bra is a town in Piedmont. It is a culinary destination, home to the Slow Food movement and the University of Gastronomic Sciences, so you are guaranteed to eat and drink well.
Ivrea is a town of about 25.000 in Piedmont,
. Nearest airport is Turin, approx 45 minutes by car.
Novara is a city in the Piedmont in
. The old urban core makes up the "Historic centre", situated in the district of the same name.
Verbania is a city in
Domodossola is a city in Piedmont, in
. Domodossola was the chief town of the Lepontii when the Romans conquered the region in 12 BCE.
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