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Culture Europe

Along the Via Emilia: exploring Italy’s most beautiful art towns

Discover some of the country’s finest architecture along this Roman road.

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Europe Featured

Lifting the lockdown lid: rediscovering Italy’s finest attractions

As the country opens its door to tourists, we take a look at some of Italy’s lesser-known wonders.

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Slow Travel Weird and wonderful

The world’s weirdest museums

From phallic specimens to the world’s biggest collection of fans, these museums really are the strangest in the world. 

The best castles in Emilia-Romagna

Emilia-Romagna’s castles, especially around Parma and the Romagna, are among the most striking in Italy, and several are said to be haunted.

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Food and Drink Slow Travel

Emilia-Romagna: a foodie paradise

Even within a country that is itself known worldwide for its popular cuisine, the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy is famed for its delectable food.

Towers and Tortellini: Taking a Bite of Bologna

It’s a world in itself, this pianeta porticata – ‘arcaded planet’, as the Bolognesi call their peculiar city. They like to be different, the Bolognesi.