• Welcome to Reggio Emilia


      The citizens of Reggio Emilia are known for their cordiality and hospitality. It is always a pleasure to visit the city and the surrounding countryside and towns, which still show clear signs of the passage of history, wars, conquests and dominions. If you are…

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Stradora ristrò & cocktail

Stradora ristrò & cocktail – an enchanted place in the center of Reggiolo Villa Manfredini is an enchanting 18th-century manor house, which later became a restaurant and Hotel by the purchaser who took over it in the 80s. The Villa has hosted some prestigious restaurants,…

La Razza Farm & Agritourism

Our Farm was started midway through the last century and since then, through three generations, our family continues to make history in the Reggiano area, day after day and with great pride. We have a history of food products which are simple and yet unique…

Hotel Posta ****

In the heart of the oldest quarter of Reggio Emilia, located within the ancient Palace of the so-called ‘Captain of the People’ (Palazzo del Capitano del Popolo), the 4-star Hotel Posta offers you a relaxing stay in delightful surroundings, where art, history and tradition are…

Matilde’s Castles

The Great Countess Matilda ruled on a vast territory, including most of the northern and central part of the Italian peninsula; nevertheless, the heart of his reign, fortified and safe, was the area between the castles of Canossa, Rossena, Sarzano, Carpineti and Bianello. Here the…

Barbaterre Winery and Agritourism

Barbaterre: Winery and Agritourism, a perfect combination of genuine cuisine with organic wines produced with our local grapes, the best expressions of our culinary and wine-making tradition from Reggio Emilia (Emilia Romagna region). Barbaterre is located in Quattro Castella, in the province of Reggio Emilia,…

About Reggio Emilia

With almost 170.000 inhabitants, Reggio Emilia is a welcoming, lively city; both modern and traditional, it mixes the surprising beauty of its architectures and the richness of its culture with the delicious flavors of its gastronomy! Reggio Emilia’s old city center is shaped on the…

Literature

The poet Matteo Maria Boiardo was born in 1441 in Scandiano, a feud of Reggio he ruled as heir of the noble Boiardo family. Taking inspiration from Petrarca he wrote the most beautiful collection of poems of the 15th century: Amorum Libri Tres, three books…

Correggio

As a town of medieval origins, former home of powerful lords and birthplace of artists, Correggio is certainly worth a visit. During Renaissance, the town hosted a small but refined and elegant court under the Da Correggio family rule, rivals of the Este and Visconti…

Renaissance to Unification of Italy

After the death of Matilda da Canossa and the experience of the Commune of Reggio, the territory was divided into different counties ruled by independent powerful families. At the beginning of the 15th century though, the district of Reggio was occupied by the Este Family…

Guastalla

Warstall in Lombard, Guardistallum in Latin, the city’s original role is very clear: a place of guard, a strategic point of control of the Po River. But Guastalla owes its beauty and glory to Ferrante I of Gonzaga, amongst the best captains at the service…

Hotel Forum ***

Welcome to Forum Hotel! Hotel Forum is a known 3 star hotel, that stands out with its prominent structure in a strategic area of Emilia Romagna, between Parma and Reggio Emilia, in the locality of Sant’Ilario, the heart of the Food Valley. It has a…

Ristorante delle Notarie

The Ristorante delle Notarie, well-known all over the region, is located in the same building as the Albergo delle Notarie. Within easy walking distance from the most elegant shops of Reggio Emilia, the restaurant offers guests a welcoming environment composed by three small sober and…

Cappelletti

Cappelletti is the Reggio Emilia version of a regional recipe, the filling is slightly different from Tortellini or other variation, and it is with full rights part of this area’s tradition. This handmade variety of pasta is very typical on Christmas table, a rich recipe…

Green E(art)h

  First day – Arrival in Reggio Emilia and accommodation in agritourism. Morning at leisure while strolling through Reggio Emilia city centre. Welcome lunch in the city centre tasting local specialties. In the afternoon, half day excursion with a local guide through Matilde di Canossa…

A tasty weekend

First day – Arrival in Reggio Emilia and accommodation in the hotel. Morning at leisure while strolling through the city centre: Cathedral, Prampolini Square, Basilica of San Prospero and expecially visit the current exhibition at Palazzo Magnani. Welcome lunch tasting local specialties. Afternoon visit to…