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People, history, traditions

Musicians, writers, great fighters, patrons and clever artists, famous people have made great, in the centuries, the history of Piacenza, a territory between the plain and mountains, a crossroad of peoples, languages, cultures and also residence of aristocratic families. The legends about some places, also speak about difficult love affairs, terrible crimes and about ghosts that still today, are going around castles.

And to discover a little bit of magic from the past, you can visit one of the small boroughs or castles, very best preserved, that are around the Piacenza's province, and it will be a plunge into the past, finding curiosity and traditions, between the past and the present.