Category Archives: Turin

A few more sights in Turin

On the other side of the Po River from the main part of Turin is the hill of Superga where Vittorio Amedeo II of Savoy built the Basilica of Superga after the siege and battle of Turin in 1706.  You … Continue reading

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Museums in Turin (Torino), Italy

Turin is loaded with museums of all kinds, ancient to modern, full of art, culture and history.  Here are two that we visited last fall, during our week in Turin.  The Museo Nazionale dell’Automobile This is a very modern museum, … Continue reading

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