Let's say it first: Emilia Romagna isn't Tuscany or Iceland.
Don't expect to find a blue lagoon, Byzantine hammams or wild hot springs between the hills.
But if you're looking for an intimate place to relax and escape from daily stressful routine, thermal baths are always a great option.
Can you skip Louvre in Paris, Prado in Madrid or MoMa in NYC? No, but sometimes I've found myself lost and looking for the exit.
These hidden museums around Emilia Romagna aren't landmarks, but deserve all your attention.
I've found my best food of 2018 in a Spanish taverna and in a Michelin star near Bologna.
It was served with a brioche in a tiny Sicilian bar and with a wasabi root in a old Slovenian buffet.
But to find the best I had to dig a hole in a volcano.
Happy students, curious tourists, tired workers: everybody wants to have aperitivo.
But what is exactly aperitivo? And which are the best places to have it in Bologna?
Commissioned by a Pope, designed by an architect, created by a Belgian artist, the fountain of Neptune is one of the symbols of Bologna.
Here are 5 curious stories that hard to find on your pocket Lonely Planet.
Bologna is spoiled with new bars and great young bartenders eager to show their finest cocktails.
Whether you're looking for somewhere to stop off for a pre-party cocktail, or wanting the perfect spot for an evening, here's the list of the best cocktail bar in Bologna.