FICO EATALY WORLD: GRAND OPENING IN BOLOGNA ON 15 NOVEMBER 2017

The Municipality of Bologna has just announced that FICO Eataly World – the world’s largest agri-food park will open on November 15th, 2017 in Bologna. Thanks to FICO Eataly World the city of Bologna will offer taste of all Italy in one place and reconfirms itself not only a...

HOW TO STAY COOL DURING THIS HOT SUMMER? HAVE AN ITALIAN ARTISANAL GELATO?

How to stay cool and feel fresh during your Italian Vacation? My answer is “Have a real Italian Artisanal Gelato!” It is very common throughout the world for the word gelato to be translated into English and other languages as Ice Cream or its local equivalent....

PARMIGIANO REGGIANO: THE KING OF ITALIAN DOP PRODUCTS

Maybe you are not familiar with DOP, IGP, STG seals that one can find on European food products. These marks refer to the designation of origin of the products and certify their quality and uniqueness. In 1992 the European Community in order to protect and guarantee to the final...

Bologna: City of Food, Motors, Art & Music

The Ten Key Secrets (and Reasons) why visit Bologna is a Worthy Experience Not sure whether to hop across the pond? To get you inspired, we’ve rounded up 10 weird and wonderful reasons to visit Bologna! An amazing location between Milan, Florence, Verona and Venice but still not...

The Journey of a Local Tour Company in Bologna

My key takeaways of an “Amazing” 2016 As I have been working in tourism, DMC, event organisations, etc… since 1993, I used to believe to know well who is the typical tourist, what is his/her average need and how to make happy… well, since several years I realized how this sector...

The history of the Bologna Food Market called Quadrilatero

If you visit Bologna for the first time, you can’t miss to stroll the Medieval Food Market where you can admire the colorful fruit and vegetables stands and some of the city oldest shops selling all sorts of delicacies: parmesan cheese, prosciutto, balsamic vinegar,...

BOLOGNA UNIVERSITY: THE OLDEST AND ONE OF THE BEST

“Bologna the learned” is one of the most famous nicknames used to refer to the city which boasts the Oldest University in the world. The first references of the Bologna University date back to the XI century and its history is intertwined with that of the great names...
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The Best 10 Things to do in Bologna

Which are the Best 10 Things to do in Bologna? Not yet contaminated by massive tourism Bologna is the perfect destination for a city-break and offers a wide range of experiences such as food factory tours, visits to car and motorbike factories, and art galleries, an amazing night...

Amazing Italy Tours selection of Bologna most famous recipes

Welcome to Italy’s foodie capital: Bologna! Follow us on an Amazing Tour which will take you to explore the most famous Bologna recipes. TORTELLINI PASTA The recipe for the filling  has been deposited by “Dotta Confraternita del Tortellino” on 7th December 1974 at Camera di...