Life in Bologna, Italy
It's easy to think of Bologna as home—old and new traditions are treasured, comfortable surroundings put you at ease, and delicious aromas signal meals to be shared. The oldest university in the western world, Bologna University anchors the city and attracts a large student population. Balancing the city's rich history, the youthful community brings a progressive and innovative character to Bologna. Open and inviting locals relish the city's status as a treasure yet to be discovered by masses of tourists.