The South of Padua

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Large expanses of fields, interspersed here and there by bell towers and ancient villas, create the landscape south of Padua. Rivers and canals cross the quietness of an area where the sounds and scents of yesteryear welcome us as our grandmother did when we were little. The countryside of Lower Padua, bordered to the north […]

Padua, European City of Sport 2023

Not only Unesco! In addition to the artistic awards, Padua has also received awards for its role in sports. The city is preparing to celebrate 2023 with the title of European City of Sport. “Great news for Padua”, said the Mayor with satisfaction, “We have been awarded the title of European City of Sport 2023. […]

FIAB PADOVA Friends of the Bicycle

The Association joins to the FIAB – Italian Environment and Bicycle Federation and to the ECF – European Cyclists’ Federation. Founded in 1995, it is an environmental organization for social promotion and encourages the use of bicycles as a daily, economic and ecological means of locomotion. It proposes to local administrations the creation of safe […]

Cycling in Padua and the surrounding areas

Padua’s association with cycling is no accident. It is estimated that there are around 60,000 university students in the city, and at least half of them use bicycles to get around; and the same means of transport is used by at least 30% of the city’s inhabitants, who number around 212,000. In the golden years […]