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Baia

facts in brief


Part of Braun and Hogenberg II-51 map
Part of Braun and Hogenberg II-51 map






Facts in brief:

Located on the W coast of the Gulf of Pozzuoli; the ancient Campanian city of Baiae belonged to nearby Cumae; became popular resort in the 1st cen. BC; was deserted because of malaria in 1500; today is a popular seaside resort.

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