porticoes of Bologna

Travel
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 02/16/2022 - 10:36
If you’ve always wanted to try tortellini (and tagliatelle and lasagne) in the place where they were invented - Bologna, Italy - now may be the perfect time:…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 10/15/2021 - 04:21
With its 62 kilometers of porticoes, of which 42 in the historic center, Bologna is the most ‘arcaded’ city in Italy. In July 2021, the porticoes of Bologna…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 08/03/2021 - 04:49
Italy has just added two more sites to its long list of Unesco-inscribed places and monuments, art and architecture, for a total of 58 Unesco World Heritage…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:00
Bologna’s famous porticoes have been approved as the Italian candidate for 2020 to Unesco’s World Heritage List. The decision was taken by Unesco’s Italian…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 06/09/2017 - 00:00
It is often said that you need to know the past to understand the present. That also applies to cities and it is certainly true for Bologna, a city that…