Visit Emilia-Romagna: tourism and highlights

Here you can find many of our favourite places throughout Emilia-Romagna with full reviews on Italy This Way...


photo of Bologna

The fascinating medieval centre of Bologna is one of the largest to be found in Italy [...]

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photo of Carpi

The large town of Carpi has retained a good number of historic buildings and churches of interest [...]

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photo of Castell'Arquato

The picturesque village of Castell'Arquato has an interesting medieval village centre and extensive views [...]

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photo of Cesena

The historic centre of Cesena has kept a good number of its interesting buildings and also the famous 15th century Malatesta Library [...]

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photo of Comacchio

The 17th and 18th century palazzos in Comacchio are separated by numerous canals and bridges [...]

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photo of Correggio

In Correggio there are lots of historic buildings and an important museum containing artworks by the Renaissance artist of the same name [...]

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Dozza (Bologna Province)

photo of Dozza

The highlight in Dozza is the fortress, restored in Renaissance style in the 16th century [...]

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photo of Faenza

Well known for the International Museum of Ceramics, Faenza town is also interesting to visit [...]

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photo of Ferrara

The historic centre of Ferrara is important enough that it has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site [...]

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photo of Fidenza

Fidenza is visited for both its substantial historic centre and for the very popular Fidenza shopping village [...]

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photo of Mirandola

Although the historic centre of Mirandola has lost many of its original treasures a visit is still rewarding [...]

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photo of Modena

Modena has a remarkable centre around Piazza Grande and the cathedral, now protected as a world heritage site [...]

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photo of Parma

Famous for Parmesan cheese and Parma ham, Parma has a fascinating medieval centre and outstanding frescoes in the cathedral [...]

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photo of Piacenza

Both the Renaissance and medieval periods are well represented in the architecture of Piacenza [...]

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Po Delta

photo of Po Delta

The Po Valley is a large natural area that attracts a wide range of birdlife to its waterways and marshes [...]

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photo of Ravenna

Ravenna is world famous because of the exceptional mosaics and several 6th century churches in the city [...]

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photo of Rimini

Rimini is a lively and popular seaside resort on the Adriatic Sea in western Italy [...]

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San Leo

photo of San Leo

The beautiful village of San Leo is overlooked by an ancient castle high on a rocky outpost [...]

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