8 Fascinating facts about Italy every traveler should know

1Italy Is Home to the World’s Oldest University.

The Institution of Bologna, established in 1088, predates Oxford University by about a decade as the oldest university in the actual world. Even the term “university” was created at this institution. It remains a prestigious university today, as one might anticipate. Rome’s University, founded in 1303, is also a venerable institution. It is among the top things to do in Bologna, so go check it out.