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Gastronomic tours of the famous "Food Valley"
In the countryside close to Parma, you will discover beautiful natural surroundings and fascinating places to visit. The plains and mountains are dotted with numerous magical castles that still seem to live suspended between history and legend, such as the palace of the “Meli Lupi di Soragna”, the castles of Torrechiara, Fontanellato, San Secondo, Bardi and Compiano. Whether you are search of romance or adventure or tempted by mystery and suspense, the Province of Parma offers diverse and interesting experiences.
Art and nature tourism in Emilia
Not very far from the province of Parma I can offer different itineraries with visits to places linked with the history of my region.
• Villages and Castles of Piacenza: from Castell'Arquato, a village and castle perched on a high spur of rock; Grazzano, the picturesque Castle reconstructed by Count Giovanni Visconti, grandfather of he Director Luchino Visconti; there are many more places to explore including Vigoleno and Rivalta, with local festivals and wonderful cuisine.
• Don Camillo and Peppone: Brescello is home to Guareschi’s stories of “The Little World of Don Camillo” and the location for the films, bringing the characters to life in the real surroundings of the town.