Travel and Culture in Piedmont
Turin presents numerous cultural and artistic important events all year round.
Among the various art exhibitions the annual Book Fair is very important, with the participation of the greatest protagonists of the contemporary culture.
Another very interesting show is the "Settembre Musica" Festival, that starts at the beginning of September and gives a high quality of music to the town.
Then we shall not forget that Turin will have the Winter Olympics and all its winter sports athletes as a guest in 2006.
Recently two international events has become very important: the Salone del Gusto and Terra Madre, promoted by Slowfood international association.