This is a view of via Portici, in the heart of the historic centre of Bolzano, one winter saturday, early in the morning.
Bolzano (Italian: Bolzano, German: Bozen, Ladin: Bulsan, is a city in the Trentino-South Tyrol region of Italy. It is the capital of the Autonomous Province of Bolzano. The Museum of Archeology in Bolzano is where the ice-mummy "Ítzi" is kept.
According to the 2001 census, 73% of the city inhabitants were Italian speakers. Of the remainder, 23% speak German and 1% Ladin as their first language. Outside of the city of Bolzano the majority of inhabitants speak German as first language (according to 2001 census, there are approx. 330,000 German-speaking South Tyroleans among 475,000 inhabitants of South Tyrol) and Italian as second language. A small minority of people speak Ladin.
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- Copyright: Giuseppe Maria Galasso (gmg) (4202)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-01-13
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Casio Exilim EX-S2, Secure Digital Card
- Exposure: f/3.2, 1/60 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2007-01-25 18:06