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Vicenza is the capital of its province, and is located at the northern slopes of the Monti Berici, along the Bacchiglione river, approximately 60 km west of Venice and 200 km east of Milan. The city has an active and lively industrial sector, which is especially famous for jewelry and clothing factories. The Gold Exposition is world-famous and takes place in Vicenza twice a year (January and September). Vicenza is also renowned for its food and wine traditions.