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Modena Coronavirus Covid-19 Outbreak – Cases Quarantine Deaths Stats to Emilia-Romagna Italy

Modena is a town of the Emilia-Romagna Region, in the middle of northern Italy.

Understand

The town is well-known all over the world, especially for some famous people who were born and lived here such as Enzo Ferrari and Luciano Pavarotti, and for some of its gastronomical products, such as tortellini, Lambrusco wine, balsamic vinegar, and Parmesan cheese. It is a town that, in 40 years, has become one of the richest and most socially advanced in Italy: 77km of cycling paths, 16 cinemas, 25 libraries, and one of the oldest universities in Europe. It sits at the crossroads between the Brenner motorway and the Autostrada del Sole, just 40km kilometres from the important railway and airport node of Bologna. Tourists from all over the world visit the art treasures in Modena: the 12th century cathedral and masterpieces of Italian Romanesque art, that together with the Piazza Grande and the Ghirlandina tower, create a complex of unique beauty, included by UNESCO in the “World Heritage list”.

Tourist Information

  • IAT Modena (Tourist Information and Assistance Office), Piazza Grande, 14 ,   M 14:30-18:00, Tu-Su 9:00-13:30, 14:30-18:00, Su 9:30-13:30,14:30-18:00.

Get in

By plane

The nearest airport is Guglielmo Marconi Airport in Bologna, about 6km from Bologna train station and 40km from Modena. The airport can be reached:

  • by motorway A1 Milano–Bologna
  • by train along the Modena–Bologna line, which provides frequent service
  • by a shuttle bus from 05:15-21:30 from Modena to the airport and from 06:15-22:30 from the airport to Modena. The fare is €15 per person. Tickets can be bought on the bus. Baggage is free and minors accompanied by at least two relatives travel free of charge.

By train

  • Stazione (Railway Station), Piazza Dante, 14Modena is on the train line, Milano-Piacenza-Parma-Modena-Bologna, so it can easily be reached from the main nearest towns. At the station you’ll find a number of ATCM buses (the local transport company), by which you can reach the main areas of the town or the surroundings. National Call centre Trenitalia (train schedules and booking service) 892021, every day 24 hours. For assistance to the disabled phone 199 303060. Window for national and international railway tickets: Hours: M-Su, 06:00-21:00. Self-service ticket machines are available. There’s no left-luggage office.

By bus

  • Autostazione (Bus station), Via Bacchini, 1.  Tickets, 05:30-20:30Modena can be reached by any of a large number of suburban buses, which connect it to the most relevant villages of the surrounding province (Carpi, Sassuolo, Fiorano, Campogalliano, Correggio, Soliera, Vignola, Pavullo, Nonantola, Maranello, and others). Modena Province is divided into 41 districts, each with a different fee. The ticket is valid for a limited amount of time once you get on the bus, depending on the specific district.

By car

The town can be reached by motorway A1 Milano-Napoli. Exit Modena Nord (5km from the town centre) or Modena Sud (10km from the town centre). The town is at the south end of motorway A22.

Get around

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Modena trolleybus

Modena is well served by a trolleybus service, one of the largest in Italy, composed of 3 lines, and a bus service. All public transport is provided by SETA.

Urban public transport run from 06:00-21:00. The night urban line 7N runs from 20:30-22:30. Extra-urban buses run through the surrounding province at many different times and on many different routes.

Tickets

Tickets can be bought directly on the bus, thanks to an automatic ticket machine.

By car

Modena is crossed by a major road, the Via Emilia, a historic Roman road that connected Modena with other important towns and cities of the region, and that still represents one of the main traffic ways in Italy. The road runs through the middle of the town, in an east-west direction.

The historic centre of the town is a restricted area (ZTL), meaning only residents, commercial operators, or tourists staying at hotels in the centre and with a special permit can go there. Access is regulated by an automated system, named Modena City Pass, which allows local police to monitor cars and motorbikes through a network of webcams placed at access points. These webcams are always on and continuously register the number plates of passing cars, sending the information to a control and alerting system.

In other areas, parking is in part free (identified by a white line) and in part with fee (blue line); the amount of the fee depends on the city area. Payments can be made with coins by nearby park meters. On Sundays and public holidays parking is free. Alternatively, payments can be made with a prepaid card (€20), purchased at ACI (Automobil Club Italia) offices or at some tobacconists in the town centre. Parking is usually free at night (20:00-08:00).

By taxi

Two radio taxi services are available 24/7, also for trips in the province or even further. The services include booking by SMS and services for disabled people.

  • Area Taxi.
  • Co.Ta.Mo (Consorzio Taxisti Modenesi) ,   .

By bicycle

Bicycles can be rented at:

  • C’entro in biciPiazza Grande 14 (At the IAT Modena). 07:00-24:00This is an Italian word pun that refers to the possibility of cycling to the centre. Modena offers everyone a free bicycle. You can take free yellow bicycles at the Tourist Information Office where you fill in a form and pay a deposit. Tourists must be of legal age and have a valid ID. This service is also available in a number of other locations, mostly at the north-east of Italy. Free service, deposit €20.
  • Novi Sad ParkViale Monte Kosica (On the side of the stage, behind the stands). Monday to Friday, 07:00-19:00, Sa 07:00-12:00. Closed Su.
  • Policlinico (general Hospital) (Largo del Pozzo, before the entrance to the paid parking space). Monday to Friday, 06:30-19:30PM; Sa, 06:30-13:30. Closed Su.

On foot

The town is easily walked, though it occupies more than 183,000 square metres. In the historic centre, inside where the city wall once stood, are found the most important buildings.

See

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The Cathedral – Romanesque arches

Piazza Grande

A UNESCO heritage site. It is the centre of life of the city. It is a festive, crowded place on Saint’s Day (31 January) in honour of the local patron saint, San Geminiano, and on the Thursday before Lent. In front, in the apse of the cathedral, the pole, tile, brick, and fathom units of measure are engraved, to assure honest trading in the piazza. This bears witness to the fact that the piazza was a place of great economic importance and the heart of the city.

  • CathedralAudioguides can be useful to discover the cathedral, the cathedral museums, Piazza Grande, and the town hall. They are available in Italian, English, French, German, and Spanish. You can rent them, accompanied by a folding leaflet with maps of the monuments, at the museums of the cathedral and Tourist Information Office in Piazza Grande 14 for €4, plus entrance to the museums or monuments.
  • Cathedral MuseumsVia Lanfranco, 6€ 4.00 (€6.00 — combined ticket to: Ghirlandina bell tower, the historic rooms in Palazzo Comunale, Municipal Vinegar Factory, Cathedral Museums).
  • Torre Ghirlandina (Ghirlandina Tower), Piazza TorreSu & public holidays from Apr-Oct & 31 Jan, 09:30-12:30, 15:00-19:00. Closed in Aug and on Easter Su86m high and the symbol of the city. UNESCO has added the Ghirlandina, together with the cathedral and Piazza Grande, to its list of heritage sites. €3.00 (also see Cathedral Museums).

Other attractions

  • Palazzo Comunale (Town Hall), Piazza Grande, 16 Monday – Saturday, 08:00-19:00; Su and public holidays 15:00-19:00 Monday – Saturday free, Su and public holidays €2 (also see Cathedral Museums).
  • Palazzo dei Musei (Museum building), Viale Vittorio Veneto, 5 ,   Daily, 08:00-19:30The Museum Building, built in the 18th century, was converted in 1881 into a museum housing the paintings and books of the Este family.
  • Palazzo Ducale di Modena (Ducal Palace of Modena), Piazza Roma, 15Formerly the palace of the Duke, which ruled Modena until 1859. Today the palace is the headquarters of the Military Academy. The museum of the military academy displays weapons, memorabilia, and military items (flags, uniforms, drums, etc.
  • Palazzo Santa Margherita.
  • Giardini Pubblicithe former gardens of the Ducal palace
  • Palazzina dei GiardiniCorso Canalgrande, 103.  Originally a greenhouse, currently it hosts Galleria Civica.
  • Botanical Gardens.
  • Cimitero San Cataldo (Cemetery).

Churches

  • Sant’Agostino (St. Augustine parish church), Via Emilia (next to Palazzo dei Musei). A pantheon for the Estense family.
  • Chiesa di Santa Maria della PomposaOne of the oldest chureches in Modena — it was mentioned 1st in 1153.
  • Chiesa di San FrancescoRua Frati Minori 19Next to the former St. Francis convent.
  • Chiesa di San Biagio del Carmine (della Beata Vergine Annunziata). Built in 1319, reconstructed in 1649
  • Chiesa di San BartolomeoA Jesuit church built in the 17th century.
  • Abbazia dei padri Benedettini di San Pietro (Monastery and Church of San Pietro). 6:15-12:00, 14:45-19:30.

Automotive museums

  • Automobili Pagani (In San Cesario sul Panaro, Via dell’Artigianato, 5 (Mo)). Guided tours of the factory are available only by reservation Monday to Friday, or on Saturday Morning but without workers. The guided tour lasts approximately 45 minutes.
  • Enzo Ferrari Home Museum (Museo Casa Enzo Ferrari), Via Paolo Ferrari, 85The house in which Enzo Ferrari was born in 1898. Its ultramodern external structure in yellow aluminium suggests the bonnet of a car. The museum’s mission is to acquaint the public with Modena’s dedication to the automobile and racing, as well as with the story of this great figure in the history of car design and manufacturing. Exhibits include multimedia installations and displays.
  • Ferrari MuseumVia Dino Ferrari, 43 (Maranello, a short distance from the Ferrari plant). Traces the history of the Ferrari firm and of its car. The Ferrari Museum in Maranello also offers its visitors a guided bus tour inside the Fiorano test-track proving grounds and Viale Enzo Ferrari, an avenue which runs through the cluster of new production and other buildings making up the Ferrari “cittadella”. Visitors may not leave the bus or take photographs or videos during the tour. Booking in advance is recommended.
  • Righini Private Collection of Vintage Cars (Panzano of Castelfranco Emilia). Open on request.
  • Stanguellini Vintage Car MuseumVia Emilia Est, 756 ,   Reservation onlyOpened in 1996.
  • Umberto Panini Vintage Car and Motorcycle Museum (At Hombre Farms where Parmigiano Reggiano is produced). Displays a variety of classic cars and motorcycles, including an exquisite group of Maseratis.

Do

Tours

  • Balsamic Vinegar Factory Tour ,   To visit a balsamic vinegar production “acetaia” you can contact the Modena tourist office. They’ll book a tour for you in one of the factories on the day you request. Free.

Events

  • International Festival of Military Bands (Festival Internazionale delle Bande Militari) ,  fax+39 059 203 3021 First half of JulModena international military tattoo. Musicians from militaries around the world parade, give concerts, and great performances.
  • Modena World of Motors (Modena terra di motori). 1st-2nd week of AprExhibition of luxury vehicles in the historic centre. Exhibition and show of cars and motorcycles by Ferrari, Maserati, et al.
  • Philosophy Festival (Festivalfilosofia), Largo Porta Sant’ Agostino 337 (Modena, Carpi, Sassuolo) ,  fax+39 059 203 3120 Mid-SepFor 3 days Modena, Carpi, and Sassuolo offer meetings with the greats of contemporary thought with philosophic dinners, films, shows, and exhibitions.

Theatres

  • Cinema Teatro MichelangeloVia Giardini, 257 ,  fax+39 059 341709 .
  • Luciano Pavarotti Municipal TheatreCorso Canalgrande, 85 ,  fax+39 059 203 3011 .
  • Teatro delle PassioniViale Carlo Sigonio, 382 ,   .
  • Teatro StorchiLargo Garibaldi, 15 ,  fax+39 059 245332 .

Eat

  • Trattoria AldinaVia Luigi Albinelli 40.  Mon to Sat noon to 2.30 pm, Fri and Sat also 8 to 10.30 pmspecialities: tortellini, veal escalope in balsamico sauce, brassato (beef in Red wine sauce)
  • Antica Pasticceria S. BiagioVia Emilia Centro 77.  Mon to Sat 930 am to 1pm, 3.30 to 7.30 pmspeciailties are ‘barozzi (chocolate cake) and rosine.
  • La Messicana TorrefazioneVia Farini 37.  Mon to Sat 8am to 11pmcoffee tasting at its best.
  • Caffeteria GiustiVia Farini 71.  daily 7.30 am to 10 pm.

Splurge

  • Osteria FrancescanaVia Stella 22.  Mon to Fri noon to 9.30 pm, Sat 6 to 9.30 pmConstantly voted as one of the world’s best restaurants, Osteria Francescana under the guidance of head chef Massimo Bottura elevates Italian cuisine to it’s finest. Prices starts at €130 excluding wine.

Drink

On Via Taglio, Via Gallucci, and Piazza della Pomposa there are many cafés and pubs, wine bars, and brunch-cafés.

  • Baluardo della Cittadella (Giovani di Tien An Men Square).
  • Caffè ConcertoPiazza Grande, 26 ,   daily 8am to 3am.

Where to stay in Modena

Mid-range

  • Villa Gaidello Bed & BreakfastVia Gaidello 18 ,  fax+39 059 926620A large farm and estate of renovated farmhouses dating back to the 1700-1800s, surrounded by lush grounds and trees.

Splurge

  • Hotel Real Fini Baia Del ReVia Vignolese 1684 ,  fax+39 059 2051542 Premium busniess hotel with 84 rooms, located outside the city along the highway. €132+.

Buy

  • Mercato AlbinelliVia Luigi Albinelli 13daily 6.30 am to 2.30 pm., Sat also 4.30 to 7.30 pmart nouveau market hall with lots of pasta, vegetables, fruits, cheese and saucage specialities
  • Enogastronomia GiustiVia Farini 74.  Mon to Sat 9.30 am to 1pm, 3.30 to 7.30 pmall types of regional specialities, great selection of wines
  • Azienda PedroniVia Risala 4.  Mon to Sat noon to 3pm, Fri and Sat also 8 pm until midnightgreat choice of balsamico vinegar,

Telecommunications in Modena

  • Main Post Officevia Emilia Centro, 86.  Monday to Friday, 08:00-18:30; Sa, 08:00-12:30Thirty other postal offices in town.
  • Municipal Wi-FiWi-Fi is available in many areas of the town. For the service you must ask the municipality for an account. A deposit is required. Apply here:
  • Antonio Delfini Municipal LibraryCorso Canalgrande, 103.
  • Information at Palazzo dei Musei (Museum Building), Viale Vittorio Veneto, 5.
  • Public Relations OfficePiazza Grande, 17.

Go next

  • Carpi — N of Modena, the town features the 3rd largest square in Italy.
  • Nonantola — a small town mainly known for the Abbazia di Nonantola.
  • Maranello — this town is all about Ferrari.

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Already eleven Corona Infections at the Pope’s Swiss Guard

In the Vatican, seven other members of the pope’s Swiss Guard tested positive for the corona virus . This increased the number of demonstrably infected guardsmen to eleven, as the Swiss Guard announced on Thursday. All infected people had been isolated, the message said. The brightly uniformed guards protect Pope Francis and his residence.

A major corona outbreak among the guards could therefore also be dangerous for the Pope, 83 years of age belongs to the risk group. The Argentinean pope had part of his right lung removed at the age of 21 due to severe pneumonia but he is considered relatively healthy for his age.

The Catholic media platform “Vatican News” reported in early October that the guardsmen had been asked to “be careful when dealing with the Pope” because of Corona. Face mask and social distancing are required, however a young man who was interviewed about his recruit swearing in (October 4th) said that Francis had already shaken his hand.

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Corona measures in Italy – Italy reacts to the 2nd Wave of Covid-19

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Italy introduced a nationwide facemask requirement in the open due to the increase in new infections. If you don’t wear a mask when leaving your apartment, you risk a fine of up to one thousand euros, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte recently announced. You do not need to wear a face mask when you are doing sport. The regulations do not apply in private rooms or in places where only one family is staying. Children under six years of age are also exempt from this obligation.

In view of the rising numbers, Italy’s Minister of Health Roberto Speranza also ordered mandatory tests for travelers from Great Britain, Belgium, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic.

Another measure taken by the government shows how deep the shock of the first wave of more than 30,000 deaths still sits: It passed a law that prohibits the Italian regions from adopting measures that are less restrictive than those taken by Rome. However, you have the option of setting even stricter rules. Some regions, such as Lazio and Campania, had already decided that the public must wear a facemask.

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Lombardy Coronavirus Covid-19 Outbreak – Cases Quarantine Deaths Stats to Italy

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Lombardy or Lombardia is a northern region of Italy, and with 10 million people is the most populous one. Producing 1/5th of Italy’s GDP, it is also the mightiest economically. Geographically, Lombardy encompasses both Alps and Prealps in the north, and relatively flat plains in the south along the river Po and its tributaries. Between them there are many scenic lakes, and the alpine backdrop makes even the low-lying cities picturesque and the air rather fresh.

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Lombardy is heavily industrialized, although most of the industry is actually not heavy, but rather mid-sized specialized machinery-building and other assembly and engineering firms, as well as consumer industries such as foodstuffs and apparel. The regional capital, Milan, is Italy’s second-largest city and the foremost centre of commerce and a global fashion capital. Smaller cities also have considerable economic might, and have had so for many centuries, hence Lombardy is the region of Italy with the most UNESCO World Heritage List sites – and simply, a lot of history and scenic views to explore and enjoy.

  1. Lombardian Alps and Prealps (provinces of Bergamo, Brescia and Sondrio)
  2. Lake Como (provinces of Como and Lecco)
  3. Southern Lombardy (provinces of Cremona, Lodi, Mantova and Pavia)
  4. Grande Milano (provinces of Milan and Monza and Brianza)
  5. Varese

Cities

  • Milan (Milano, the capital of the province) – shares with Paris the title of fashion capital of the world, and is Italy’s second city.
  • Bergamo – a fairytale pastel-coloured city perched atop a hillside, and the gate to Bergamo Alps
  • Brescia – a major industrial powerhouse since the Ancient Roman times, and a UNESCO World Heritage List
  • Como – the city that gave the name to the popular lake
  • Cremona – home of Stradivarius violins, but also a wealth of ornate romanesque architecture
  • Lecco – a little and charming city situated on Como’s lake.
  • Mantua (Italian: Mantova) – the Ducal Palace has a cycle of frescoes by Mantegna that no art lover should miss.
  • Sondrio – the northernmost provincial capital situated amidst alpine mountain ranges
  • Varese – capital of the namesake province full of lakeside resorts, just 30 minutes from Malpensa airport

Other destinations

  • The magnificent lakes of Lake Como – take boat trips in the shadow of the Alps to the picturesque villages of BellagioVarenna and Tremezzo – Lake MaggioreLake Garda and Lake Lugano.
  • The tiny village of Erbusco, home of the award-winning wines of Franciacorta and L’Albereta, the country inn of Gualtiero Marchesi, one of Italy’s premier chefs
  • Moltrasio
  • The peninsula of Sirmione, on the south shore of Lake Garda
  • The Caves of Catullo, an archaeological site of a former Roman villa situated on the tip of the Sirmione peninsula
  • The Sirmione Spa, the largest privately owned thermal treatment centre in Italy
  • Val Camonica : UNESCO heritage site, medieval towns, castles, holy art in churches, roman sanctuary and theatre/amphitheatre, ski sports.
  • Oltrepò Pavese : Wine region in the utmost southern part of Lombardy, 70km from Milan, part of the Pavia province, medieval towns, castles, stunning views.

Understand

The Longobardis occupied the Peninsula in the 6th century, and the territory has been named after them ever since.

Lombardy is a prosperous region with fertile soil and a temperate climate. As in Piedmont, the Po Valley is the site of much heavy industry. High mountains in the north, marking Italy’s frontier with Switzerland, provide excellent skiing and climbing.

Get in

By plane

Three of Italy’s four busiest airports are in Lombardy:

  • Milan Malpensa Airport is an intercontinental airport, and Italy’s second aviation hub after Rome Fiumicino. It has multiple direct connections to Africa, Asia and North America, as well as across Europe, where it is served by both full-service and low-fare carriers.
  • Milano Linate is Milan’s city airport, served by business-oriented flights to European major commercial centres, as well as a dense Italian domestic network.
  • Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport is served almost exclusively by low-fare carriers, taking advantage of its proximity to both Milan and the Alps.

Despite only Linate being in the city and province of Milan, all three airports are marketed as serving the city. One can easily get to other destinations in the province from them, without necessarily changing in Milan. There is also a small airport in Brescia, which in recent years has seen next to no scheduled traffic.

Travel by train to Lombardy

Road and train links connect the region with Switzerland. As Switzerland is not part of the EU, there is a possibility that you will be delayed by checks at the border, although these are infrequent and usually not rigorous. Remember your passport.

Get around

There is a relatively dense railway network connecting cities and towns in Lombardy, although the layout is intricate and getting from one place to another may not be straightforward. You should be able to reach your destination within 1 or 2 hours by train. Otherwise, buses and minibuses link important destinations, especially those popular with tourists. Hubs are usually in regional centres, as well as near major railway stations and airports; you can try to change there if there are no direct connections. Regional train network is entirely managed by Trenord.

Regione Lombardia offers a good travel planner that lets you query the whole public transportation system.

If you plan to travel a lot, it might be worth buying a io viaggio ovunque in Lombardia pass ticket. Those tickets let you travel without limit on the entire public transport system in Lombardy, including regional trains, buses and city public transportation systems, but excluding some ferry boat lines. Although expensive, they can easily be a cheaper option than regular tickets if you travel long distances. Passes are sold at railway stations (at ticket box or automatic vending machines) and at ATM automatic vending machines. You can buy 1, 2, 3 or 7 day passes (16€, 27€, 32.5€, 43€ respectively – February 2020).

The railway company Trenord offers some good travel packages, under the Trenord Free Time name. The package usually includes a ticket to an attraction or a trip proposal and a train ticket to get to the destination. Most of them are really useful only if you depart from Milan. It’s worth to take a look at the offers as they can also suggest you some new or lesser known itinerary that you may like.

As the Autostrada A4 runs across Lombardy, with the road system radiating from its junctions, you can get around by car as well. The A4 frequently gets congested though and traffic jams can be long and excruciating, especially around Milan. Be aware that Italians drive fast and make no allowances for foreigners, so be sure you are OK with keeping up with the traffic and occasional displays of impatience from other drivers.

Milan, Bergamo and Brescia have efficient and extensive public transportation systems.

What to see in 

Do

  • Milan Fashion Weeks draw crowds of fashionistas to Milan every year.
  • La Scala in Milan is a mecca for opera aficionados.
  • You can enjoy water sports or more relaxed boating on the lakes.
  • The Alps offer opportunities for hiking or skiing.

Eat

Lombardy’s most famous culinary inventions are minestrone soup and osso buco (literally “ox knuckles”). To the west of Milan lie miles of rice fields, where the rice for risotto alla milanese is grown. Other typical dishes of the area include salumi (cold cuts) and polenta.

As in many other areas of Northern Italy, the aperitivo (pre-meal drink with appetisers, for which a small supplement might be charged) is very popular.

Drink

The wineries in Franciacorta, around Erbusco, produce many excellent wines. The region has been elevated to the status of DOCG (Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita). Other remarkable zones for wine are Oltrepò Pavese (which is the zone around Pavia on the south banks of Po river) and the countrysides around Garda Lake.

Valtellina also produces excellent wines, famous for their strong taste and flavour.

As every big city in the world, Milan has also many high quality restaurants, wine bars and Enoteche (wine store) where you can find high class wines from all over the world.

Where to stay in Lombardy

Large cities, like Milan, Bergamo or Brescia, are important business centres, so they have sizeable bases of business-oriented hotels. They are local hubs with connections to destinations within their provinces, and getting between them is also reasonably quick via a variety of means of transportation (trains, express buses or cars across the A4). Do note that accommodation in Milan is generally expensive, and prices skyrocket during major events or fairs, such as the Milan Fashion Week.

Destinations along the lines of the lakes, as well as those in the Alps, are popular with tourists, so you will find a variety of accommodation options there, from luxurious resort hotels to simple B&Bs.

Stay safe in Lombardy

While Milan features many of the usual tourist traps and con acts, as well as sizeable number of pickpockets due to the number of tourists there, other destinations are generally safe, and you can feel secure and welcome there. Do note, however, that in case you need to contact the police they can have very limited English skills and also may not be able to help foreigners much.

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To the east is Trentino-Alto Adige and Veneto, to the south is Emilia-Romagna and Piedmont is to the south and west. Switzerland lies to the north.

Current Covid-19 Infections in Italy, Lombardy

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Timeline of Covid-19 Infections in Italy, Lombardy

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Covid-19 Italy

Covid-19 Italy
504,509
Confirmed
0
Confirmed (24h)
0
Deaths (24h)
0
Recovered (24h)

According to the Government in Italy, Italy has confirmed 0 new Covid-19 infections within Italy in the last 24 hours and furthermore 0 deaths have been reported throughout Italy. With the new deaths of 0, Italy now has a total of 504,509 Coronavirus/Covid-19 infections and the official death rate reported by the government of Italy is 7.4%. 37,210 died in Italy.

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