11/27.- Padua, Osservatorio Astronomico
Padua currently has more than 240,000 inhabitants, and it is a
commercial and industrial city. It is also a major communication link
in the north of Italy. The city has a Venet origin, and from 225 to
49 BC was allied with Rome. The city has suffered many different dominations
during its history, among others Osthrogoths (493), Byzanths (541-68),
Lombards (601) and Francs.
the Cathedral ...