North of city centre, the streets around this plaza are packed with small, un-touristy shops where treasures await

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Shop like the locals

Several blocks north of the historic centre, alongside Montagnola Park, the Piazza Otto Agosto is another great part of the Bologna shopping route thanks in part to its weekly market featuring antiques, clothing, foodstuffs, and so forth. In addition, the surrounding streets are full of small family-owned shops where you can experience true local shopping, from clothing and shoes to local foods.

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