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TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN BOLOGNA AT CHRISTMAS TIME

TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN BOLOGNA AT CHRISTMAS TIME
Thursday, December 7, 2017

Bologna offers plenty of things to do at Christmas time. Here are our suggestions to live the soul of the city like a local.

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PARMIGIANO REGGIANO: THE UNDISPUTED KING OF CHEESES

PARMIGIANO REGGIANO: THE UNDISPUTED KING OF CHEESES
Sunday, December 3, 2017

Parmesan Cheese has just won a Super Gold Award at 30th edition of World Cheese Awards in London. This is the largest international cheese competition on the planet and it's dedicated only to cheese its tradition, innovation and excellence.

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MICE IN BOLOGNA: GET INSPIRED

MICE IN BOLOGNA: GET INSPIRED
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Thanks to my job I meet people from all over the world who come to Bologna for the first time. Everybody is impressed by the the well preserved medieval down town, the warm hospitality, the excellent food and the fast cars. Follow us and we'll give you more than one reason to chose Bologna for your MICE!

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BOLOGNA OFF THE BEATEN TRACK

BOLOGNA OFF THE BEATEN TRACK
Friday, November 3, 2017

Bologna undergrounds are unveiled thanks to the imminent opening of two unique locations: Bagni di Mario or better Conserva di Valverde and San Zama Crypt. Follow us on this incredible tour to discover an amazing masterpiece of Renaissance hydraulics and the mistic charme of Bologna first cathedral.

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HOW TO RECOGNIZE THE BEST ITALIAN OLIVE OIL

HOW TO RECOGNIZE THE BEST ITALIAN OLIVE OIL
Thursday, October 26, 2017

Olive oil is one of the finest Italian products. Nevertheless, one can find low quality olive oils in Italy and abroad.

How can you recognize the best Italian olive oil from imitations and budget ones?

This is the season of olives harvest and pressing. Follow me and I'll take you to discover the secrets of this precious Italian food!

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TASTE BOLOGNA IN AUTUMN: WHAT YOU SHOULDN'T MISS!

TASTE BOLOGNA IN AUTUMN: WHAT YOU SHOULDN'T MISS!
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Autumn in Bologna is one of my favourite seasons, maybe because I was born in October.

There are unique elements, colours and smells, which characterize this season: the warm brown of the fields, the red of the tree leaves and pomegranate, the orange of the persimmons, the particular sunset pink light, the morning white haze, and the sense of wait.

This is the time of the roasted chestnuts, the new wine, sweet polenta, Porcini mushrooms, truffle and pumpkin tortelli!

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BOLOGNA INCENTIVE

BOLOGNA INCENTIVE
Monday, October 9, 2017

Another exciting incentive program is over! Our Swedish guests have returned home with long lasting memories of their long week-end in Bologna rich in good food, wine and fun!

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

FICO EATALY WORLD: GRAND OPENING IN BOLOGNA ON 15 NOVEMBER 2017
Monday, August 28, 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.

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

HOW TO STAY COOL DURING THIS HOT SUMMER? HAVE AN ITALIAN ARTISANAL GELATO?
Saturday, June 24, 2017

How to stay cool and feel fresh during your Italian VacationMy answer is "Have a real Italian Artisanal Gelato!

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PARMIGIANO REGGIANO: THE KING OF ITALIAN DOP PRODUCTS

PARMIGIANO REGGIANO: THE KING OF ITALIAN DOP PRODUCTS
Thursday, June 15, 2017

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.

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THE HISTORY OF BOLOGNA FOOD MARKET: "QUADRILATERO"

THE HISTORY OF BOLOGNA FOOD MARKET:
Monday, May 22, 2017

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, choccolate, wine and home made pasta!

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BOLOGNA UNIVERSITY: THE OLDEST AND ONE OF THE BEST

BOLOGNA UNIVERSITY: THE OLDEST AND ONE OF THE BEST
Wednesday, May 3, 2017

"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 of science and literature, it is a keystone and a point of reference for European culture.

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THE 7 SECRETS OF BOLOGNA

THE 7 SECRETS OF BOLOGNA
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

The 7 secrets of Bologna like the seven deadly sins, like the days of the week, like the Snow White dwarfs
Well, there would be at least 7 secrets in Bologna, although perhaps more than secrets would be better to speak of "curiosities" here is a list of special anecdotes for tourists or for anyone who has just arrived in this beautiful town. A map of alternative things to see, some of which are quite tasty.

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