Torino, the first capital city of Italy, is an important business and cultural center in Northern Italy today. Torino is well known as the home of the Shroud of Torino, the football teams Juventus F.C. and Torino F.C., the headquarters of automobile manufacturers FIAT, Lancia and Alfa Romeo, and as host of the 2006 Winter Olympics.
Torino is a city to explore by walking with its 11 miles of arcades making for a pleasant stroll. The city’s layout is a neat grid of streets drawn by the Romans, layered with wide avenues and grand squares.
Things you should do while in Torino: