Lombardy – Nordwest Italy
Important industrial town in Italy (3rd for pro-capite), you can find Bergamo – 120,000 inhabitants – about 40 km northeast of Milan and 190 northovest of Venice. Built in the 17th century, the upper city (Città Alta), surrounded by Venetian walls forms the historic centre of Bergamo. A good Conference Center and many 4* and 3* Conference Hotels can accomodate a lot of small business meetings.
Bergamo has grown to become one of the main small congress and business tourism destinations in Europe, and is acknowledged for its unique, global attractions and it is the number three Italian city for air connections, following Rome and Milan.
Ryanair connects Bergamo to more than 65 European important towns.
Milano Linate airport is 40 minutes away, and Malpensa airport 1 hour.30 about
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More info about the destination ? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bergamo