Emilia Romagna stretches from the Po valley to the Adriatic Sea passing through the Appenine Mountains. It is a fertile region and it boasts endless opportunities.
Awe-inspiring landscapes are offered both in mountain and in beaches; a beauty for eyes and soul with its mixture of earthy colours, the aromas and the fresh sea air. Not to mention Emilia Romagna’s passion for music, cinema and art appreciated nationally and internationally. In fact this is the region of the great composer Giuseppe Verdi, the poet Giovanni Pascoli and the director Federico Fellini, that dedicated movies to its own region, such as Amarcord or I Vitelloni.
Many people choose this region’s Riviera for its sea and entertainment. Here one can find the longest beach in Europe, enliven by a lot of young people that take advantages of its leisure facilities. Towns such as Rimini, Riccione and Cattolica are dedicated to tourist reception, emphasizing relaxation and fun.
Few kilometres from the coas, the Appenine are an ideal destination for horseback riding or trekking, enjoying the fantastic landscape in the area between Parma and Piacenza. A visit to those parks and natural reserves is a must!
Wellness addicted will love the Spa of thermal cities like Salsomaggiore and Bagno di Romagna, with different kinds of spring water, modern facilities and up to date technology.
Emilia Romagna includes the third-smallest country in Europe, the Republic of San Marino.
The region is divided into nine provinces: Bologna (the region’s capital), Ferrara, Forli-Cesena, Modena, Parma, Piacenza, Ravenna, Reggio Emilia, and Rimini.