A Local’s Guide to Treviso, Italy

Treviso is a city and comune in the Veneto region of northern Italy. It is the capital of the province of Treviso and the municipality has 84,669 inhabitants (as of September 2017): some 3,000 live within the Venetian walls (le Mura) or in the historical and monumental centre, some 80,000 live in the urban centre proper while the city hinterland has a population of approximately 170,000. Treviso stands at the confluence of Botteniga with the Sile, 30 kilometres (19 miles) north of Venice. The city is situated some 15 km (9 mi) south-west the right bank of the Piave River, on the plain between the Gulf of Venice and the Alps. The city is home to the headquarters of clothing retailer Benetton, Sisley, Stefanel, Geox, Diadora and Lotto Sport Italia, appliance maker De’Longhi, and bicycle maker Pinarello. Treviso is also known for being the original production area of Prosecco wine and radicchio and is thought to have been the origin of the popular Italian dessert Tiramisù.

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