Sun, sea and good food - holidays in Emilia Romagna
In the east, Emilia-Romagna is bordered by kilometres of long white sandy beaches situated directly on the Adriatic. In bathing resorts such as Riccione, Rimini, Cesenatico, Cattolica and Milano Maritima, lots of attractions and amusement parks await parents and children.
The whole diversity of Italy
The Emilia-Romagna region in northern Italy is famous for its breathtaking natural surroundings and the amazing variety of cultural, historical and gastronomical treasures! Food-wise, it’s the home of Parma ham, Parmigiano Reggiano parmesan cheese, balsamic vinegar from Modena and hand-made pasta such as tortellini or tagliatelle. It is home to some of the most famous Italian automobile manufacturers such as Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati and Ducati. In Bologna, you’ll see Europe’s oldest university, was founded in 1088. Ravenna is well-known for its early Christian and Byzantine mosaics which have been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status. The region’s scenery is uniquely charming reaching across from the plains of the river Po to the softly rolling hills and vineyards on the Adriatic coast. The natural reserve of Abruzzo, Latio and Molise provides protection and sanctuary for indigenous plants and animals.