travel and food finds in and around Bologna
Welcome to Bologna Uncovered!
Bologna Uncovered is a website dedicated to Bologna and the Emilia-Romagna region, located in north-central Italy. It is geared toward the visitor and newcomer alike.
According to their topic, posts are grouped into one of the following three sections:
This section covers aspects of Bologna related to its past and present: culture, art and architecture, history, lifestyle, and all that makes it unique. It presents themed itineraries, stories from the past and chronicles of the present, insider’s tips and ideas, interviews with the locals.
This section is dedicated to the wonderful world of food and wine. Bologna and Emilia-Romagna boast top-notch products: handmade pasta such as tortellini, tortelloni, tagliatelle and lasagne; cold cuts such as mortadella, salame and Parma ham; the king of cheese Parmigiano-Reggiano; balsamic vinegar; and wines like Pignoletto, Sangiovese and Lambrusco. Here you can learn where and how they are made, the stories, traditions and people behind them, where and how to best taste them.
This section suggests itineraries around Emilia-Romagna so you can experience up-close the beautiful variety of this region, from the countryside to the coast, from the hills to its charming historic little towns.