Separating the north and south of Italy is the Emilia Romagna Region. The region has are many major cultural centers with their own history and traditions and has a strong economy and market base, it is ashamed it is such an overlooked region. Rich with the history of Parma, Modena, Bologna, plus the towns of the Ravenna, Forli, Cesena, and Ferrara that will stun you with the amount of art and history to see. The Emilia Romagna Region is bordered by the Veneto Region, Lombardy Region, Piedmont Region, Liguria Region, Tuscany Region, The Marche Region, and the third smallest country in Europe, the Republic of San Marino.
The Emilia Romagna is one of the most fertile and productive regions of Italy. Thanks to the rich soil deposits from the many rivers crossing the region to reach the with the Adriatic Sea and the mild coastal climate. The diversity between the mountains and sea offers visitors to Emilia Romagna breathtaking views and a vibrate sub culture of music, cinema and art appreciated nationally and internationally.
Many who love the combination of sun, sea and entertainment choose the Romagna Riviera. It possesses the longest beach in Europe, and is where visitors flock to enjoy its sport offerings and leisure facilities. Towns such as Rimini, Riccione and Cattolica are well outfitted for touristic reception, emphasizing relaxation and fun. Further from the coast, the beautiful landscape of the Apennines makes the region ideal for bike touring, off-road running, or trekking. In the area between Parma and Piacenza make a visit to the splendid parks and wonderful nature reserves.
This is the land of Verdi’s novels and Giovanni Pascoli’s poetry, as well as Fellini’s unmistakable cinema - a director who became a legend through his many masterpieces that come to life in this, his native region. In Emilia Romagna, one can enjoy amazing views anywhere, and the list of places to choose from is endless.
Italy is one of the most diverse places in the world to visit but there is more to the country then Venice, Florence, Roma, Cinque Terre and a couple of other top attractions. If you plan you days well and understand how to move around within the country you can a great cost effective vacation full of activity, history, culture, and great food and wine. Contact us to get the insights to travel in Italy. We offer:
The Veneto region offers many opportunities for fun, relaxation and learning for the traveler. In addition to its wonderful cities of art, the region also has vastly differing landscapes from a nature point of view: it has about 200 km of coastline looking out onto the Adriatic Sea with its wonderful fine golden, sandy beaches. It has mountains, a large area of plains surrounded by hills, the eastern side of Lake Garda, thermal spas and Italy’s two longest rivers: the Po and the Adige.