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Bologna's Independence Boulevard on a Monday morning in October. Photo: Mary Newsom On a recent trip to Italy, we stopped for a night in the northern city of Bologna, home to some famous pasta sauces, the world's first university and a basilica where, legend has it, a German priest was so disgusted by the church's opulence he went back to Germany and – his name being Martin Luther – started the Reformation.
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