Taranto , capital of the homonymous province, is the second Italian municipality of Puglia. Finding a parking space in Taranto is easy thanks to Onepark .

City of Taranto

With an extension of 249.86 km² and about 200 thousand inhabitants, Taranto is also known as "City of the two seas" due to its geographical position straddling the Mar Grande and the Mar Piccolo. Geographically, it is the mouthpiece of the Salento peninsula.

Short history of Taranto

Founded by the Spartans in the VIII century a. C., Taranto is for this reason also known as 'Spartan City', being the only colony of Sparta outside the Greek territory. It was among the most important cities of Magna Graecia. Roman from 272 BC, in the Middle Ages it passed under the Byzantines, then the Saracens and the Normans. In the sixteenth century it was conquered by the Spaniards and in the eighteenth century it passed to the Bourbons. He joined the Neapolitan Republic in 1799.

The neighborhoods of Taranto

Today, Taranto hosts a large port, the Navy Arsenal and ILVA, one of Europe's largest steel production facilities. The city has three neighborhoods: the oldest nucleus is located on the islet between the two channels between the Mar Grande and the Mar Piccolo. The part developed on the eastern mainland is the modern one, essentially nineteenth century, and finally the triangle to the north-west of the old city, that is the industrial zone built after World War II. Despite the pedestrian areas, it is possible to find parking areas in Taranto also in the city center.

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