Bellinzona Travel Guide

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Bellinzona Overview

Bellinona is the capital of the Ticino canton in Switzerland. The city is most famous for its three castles, which are now part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites( since 2000) :Montebello, Sasso Corbaro and Castelgrande.
The town is located very close to the Ticino river, in the Ticino valley, which gave Bellinzona a strategic position during medieval times as it hold the keys to the passes of Nufenen, Gotthard and and San Bernadino.

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