An itinerary through beautiful mountain villages in the Bologna Apennines, better discovered on foot!
Tag: historic villages
Discover the prettiest villages near Bologna and in the whole Emilia-Romagna region.
Brisighella: Medieval Charm in the Heart of Romagna
Brisighella is a delightful medieval village about an hour from Bologna, renowned for the production of an excellent olive oil. Perfect for a day trip!
In the Duchy of Parma & Piacenza (Part Two)
My tour around the peaceful countryside of the Duchy of Parma and Piacenza continues with more jewels to discover.
San Leo: Religion and Wizardry in the Heart of Romagna
"The most beautiful town in Italy? San Leo: a fortress and two churches." (Umberto Eco) Discover this beautiful ancient borgo of Romagna, a perfect day trip from Bologna.
History, Spirituality and Romance: Monteveglio
Evocative and brimming with history, Monteveglio is a medieval village overlooking the valley of Samoggia, the Bolognese Apennines and the Po Valley - a perfect half-day trip from Bologna.
Dozza: Medieval Buildings, Painted Walls and Great Local Wine
Charming Dozza is a 40-minute drive from Bologna, classified as one of the most beautiful historic villages in Italy. Plus, it's home to wine heaven Enoteca Regionale Emilia-Romagna!