Bologna is the capital city of Emilia-Romagna, in the Po Valley of northern Italy. The city lies between the Po River and the Apennine Mountains. Bologna is undeniably a cultural and historical city that is worth a visit, whatever the time of year. There are so many wonderful places to see in Bologna that there is sure to be something for everyone. The weather in Bologna makes this city an ideal destination for a holiday or short break. Even it is easy to get around. The city is fairly compact and most of the sights are within easy walking distance. The city also has a good public transport system too.