The university town of Modena in Emilia-Romagna

19 November 2012 | Author/Destination: | Rubric: General, Universities, Colleges, Academies Reading Time:  8 minutes

Palazzo Comunale (right) and Cathedral (left) © Hierakares

Palazzo Comunale (right) and Cathedral (left) © Hierakares

Modena is a city and comune (municipality) on the south side of the Po Valley, in the Province of Modena in the Emilia-Romagna region.   read more…

The Autostadt in Wolfsburg

18 January 2012 | Author/Destination: | Rubric: General Reading Time:  8 minutes

Customer Centre and Car Towers © Mokka

Customer Centre and Car Towers © Mokka

The Autostadt is a visitor attraction adjacent to the Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg with a prime focus on automobiles. It features a museum, feature pavilions for the principal automobile brands in the Volkswagen Group, a customer centre where customers can pick up new cars, and take a tour through the enormous factory, a guide to the evolution of roads, and cinema in a large sphere. It is also home to the largest glass doors in the world and the longest printed line. The line starts from outside Wolfsburg and travels through Autostadt to a point on a farm. It is about 4 miles (6.4 km) long.   read more…

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