Category Archives: Emilia Romagna

Exploring Forlì today and its architectural past

What do 3 green rats, Benito Mussolini, Ferrari and the ancient Romans have in common? Clearly at least 3 of them are Italian, but other than that it’s a pretty eclectic list, isn’t it? Unless, that is, you’ve been to … Continue reading

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Learn how to cook Italian Romagnolo-style with Nonna Violante

Italy is pure heaven for foodies as each city and region has its own traditional specialities. From the delicious seafood cicchetti bar snacks in Venice, to the wood-fired pizzas of Naples and the mouthwatering cannoli cream cakes of Sicily, you’ll … Continue reading

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Top 6 reasons to visit Forlì, Emilia-Romagna

Forlì, pronounced For-LEE, may not be a name that you’re immediately familiar with, but if you’re visiting central Italy’s Emilia-Romagna region its one to add to your list, especially if you’re an art or architecture lover. Known in Italy for … Continue reading

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Traditional textile printing at the Antica Stamperia Artigiana Marchi, Santarcangelo di Romagna

Its not often you can walk into a workshop and see things being made using techniques and equipment that date back to the early 1600s. In fact, I can’t think of anywhere where you can do that. Except in Santarcangelo … Continue reading

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