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fortress at Mantua no longer exists in its entirety, however the
outlying village of Citadella is built upon where it once was. You
can get an idea of its size by looking at the surviving - and massive
was one of the four key defensive Austrian strongpoints in northern
Italy - known as the Quadrilateral - the others were Peschiera,
Legnano and Verona.
park near the centre of Citadella is where Andreas Hofer, the Tyrolian
revolt leader, was executed in 1810.
can also spend some time looking Mantua's beautiful architecture.
km (30 miles) south-east of Lonato. 45 minutes drive.
48 km (30 miles) south-east of Castiglione. 45 minutes drive.
58 km (36 miles) south-west of Arcola. 50
104 km (65 miles) north-west of Bologna. 1 hours 23 minutes drive.
141 km (88 miles) west of Venice. 2
km (93 miles) east of Milan. 2 hours 9 minutes drive.
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