Bergamo is nicknamed the City of a Thousand in reference to the strong presence of Bergamo soldiers among the ranks in the Expedition of the Thousand. It is composed of the Low City (more modern) and the High City, filled with monuments and located in a higher position. Now let’s see 5 things that definitely can’t be missed on your trip to discover Bergamo.
An identity card valid for leaving the country allows entry into European Union countries. However, please note that there have been reports of difficulties in some countries with the recognition of renewed and stamped paper identity cards, as well as the refusal of electronic ID cards renewed with a certificate issued by the municipality.
An ordinary passport is valid for all countries whose governments are recognized by the Italian one, except for any legal restrictions, and can be obtained by all citizens of the Republic. A passport is issued (and renewed) by the police and abroad, by diplomatic and consular representatives. It is valid for 10 years, but in some cases provided for by current legislation, this validity may be shortened.
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