1 Bologna’s restaurants
A meal out in the gastronomic capital of Italy is a rite of passage for any true food-lover.
2 Duomo, Modena
One of the finest Romanesque buildings in Italy, with some magnificent decoration inside and out.
3 Gourmet Parma
Parma is inextricably linked to two great delicacies, Parma ham and Parmesan cheese, both of which can be sampled in the city or in the surrounding region.
4 Rocca Viscontea
Northern Emilia-Romagna’s most majestic castle.
5 Brisighella festivals
This medieval village is known for its truffle, polenta and olive festivals in autumn.
6 Ravenna’s mosaics
Unrivalled both in beauty and preservation, these mosaics are unmissable.
7 Rimini’s nightlife
The hottest, loudest and wildest in the country.