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Why should I study here?

Ancona is a bustling port on the eastern coast of Italy facing the Adriatic Sea. This city lies directly opposite Zadar and is within the Marche region of the country. Furthermore, Ancona is also the capital of the Province of Ancona and has a current population of 101,000. Serving as one of the main ports in the Adriatic, Ancon has an economy based on passenger traffic and commercial shipping. 

Ancona has always been an important destination and has been part of the Roman Empire, the Lombard Empire, and has seen extensive trade with other nations and civilizations across the Adriatic. As a tourist destination, Ancona benefits from superb weather and has some fantastic beaches, serviced by world-class hotels. 

Furthermore, the whole port area has a fantastic combination of modern facilities and historical buildings, such as the Arco di Traiano and the Mole Vanvitelliana. Additionally, this city has some fantastic squares, historical monuments, and museums, plus a host of fine restaurants and bars. If you are looking for an exciting and fun-packed escape on the Adriatic coast, Ancona is the place to visit!

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