La Spezia, which is located between Pisa and Genoa, is a city in northern Italy. It is located in Italy’s Liguria region just at the beginning of the La Spezia Gulf and is the capital city of the La Spezia province.
The Italian military has its main base in La Spezia where you’ll find OTO Malera, one of Italy’s biggest military industrial sites. La Spezia also serves as the Italian Naval Station with a navigation school and is also a commercial port. The city of La Spezia also has a rich history of successful commercial relations with other countries. The city has machinery producing industries, shipyards, petroleum refineries, metal product factories, and lots more.
With a surface area of 881 square kilometres, more than 222,000 people now call La Spezia home. The Province of La Spezia is composed of 32 municipalities. Those very familiar with Italy will remember Cinque Terre, the UNESCO World Heritage Site, as being one of Italy’s rare gems.