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Turin, Italy
Turin is the capital of Piedmonte in northern Italy and is known for its exquisite architecture and cuisine. It is one of the most important and beautiful cities in Italy. It borders with Venaria Reale, Settimo Torinese, Borgaro Torinese, San Mauro Torinese, Collegno, Rivoli, Baldissero Torinese, Grugliasco, Pino Torinese, Orbassano, Pecetto Torinese, Beinasco, Moncalieri and Nichelino. The city lies on the western end of the Po river plain. It is surrounded to the west by the Alps and to the east by the Monferrato hills. Turin has over 2,000 years of history. It is home to numerous important museums and opera houses.
Tourist points
One of the main points of the city of Turin, Piazza Castello is in the city center. Also visit the Royal Palace, the Madama Palace, the Cathedral of Turin, the Holy Shroud, the Egyptian Museum of Turin, the Mole Antonelliana, which is the symbol of Turin and for many years was the tallest building in the city; Vittorio Square is also an important square in Turin; Valentino Park and Castle; the Automobile Museum, the Juventus Museum, among other sights not to be missed.
Via Roma and Via Giuseppe Garibaldi are two of the most consuming arteries in Turin. It is a city of new people who like to have fun. On Friday and Saturday nights, hundreds of people rush towards Piazza Vittorio Veneto, filling the arcades with people, noise, smoke and consumed bottles.
Eating in Turin is more than just starving. It's a dining experience for your taste buds! In the city center there are many options for good eating. In the menus predominate the traditional dishes such as pasta, pizza, meat and fish. From the fish tartar dish or the combination of pasta and seafood. In sweets, the highlight is Chocolate Gianduiotto, delicious handcrafted chocolate truffles and ice cream.
The safety conditions are satisfactory. Although crime levels are low, attention should be paid to public transport and areas where large crowds are present or crowded, as theft, tugging, handbags or luggage are very common. Special care is recommended at major train stations, as well as public transport and the most popular tourist sites, including bus stops, restaurants, cafes and terraces.

Emergency Phone Numbers
- Emergencies: 113; - Fire brigade: 115;
- National Guard / Carabinieri (general number): 112.
Summer is warm and humid; Winter is very cold. Throughout the year, the weather is partly cloudy. Throughout the year, the temperature generally ranges from -1 ° C to 29 ° C and is rarely below -4 ° C or above 32 ° C.
The best time of year to visit Turin and warm weather activities is from late June to mid-August.
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