Turin ar Asti? Any thoughts?

by BFoodie 12 months ago

Turino or Asti? We will be traveling in early October and are undecided. We'll start our trip 10 day trip in Montefalco, Perugia and then Bologna and need to end near Malpensa. We're torn about the...

Drive between Milan-Bologna-Pisa

by jordanf1 5 months ago

Hi... Will be driving from Milan to Bologna in early December---and then from Bologna to Pisa after a couple of days in Bologna. Wondering if anyone has any MUST stop places along the drive, lunc...

Eating itinerary family of 4 in September for Bologna, Italy?

by smiles33 8 months ago

I have read a few Chowhound threads and am feeling a little overwhelmed with only 2 months to go before our week-long Sept. trip. We are going specifically to Bologna because our priority is food. ...

Perugia, Alto-Adige and Piedmont

by BFoodie 6 months ago

We have planned a trip with friends who spent a few years living in Bologna. We begin in Montefalco and Perugia, will spend a few days in Bologna, will head north for a visit to the Dolomites and t...

Trip report- 3 weeks eating in Bologna

by shliz 12 months ago

We ate a lot of meals out in Bologna over 3 weeks, some at old favorites, others at places that were recommended. All places had some great dishes, but most of the meals were very solid but not exc...

Help With Family-Friendly Restaurants in Northern Italy

by Wafer_thin 1 year ago

Hello and Happy New Year everyone! My wife, 9 year-old daughter, and I will be traveling to northern Italy at the end of March and early April. We would greatly appreciate any suggestions you mig...

Northern Italy in April: where would you go?

by damiano 12 months ago

Hi all, I'm planning an 8 day trip to Northern Italy - flying into Venice on 10 April, and leaving on the 19th. I've arranged for a rental car. What shall I do?! My initial thoughts are to incl...

Recent Bologna Trip - Best Restaurant, Aperitivo and Gelato (My Picks)

by plavecchia 12 months ago

Recent bologna trip - best restaurant, aperitivo and gelato - my picks. best aperitivo - Salumeria Simoni 2nd place - Tamburini best gelato - Cremeria Santo Stefano 2nd place - Cremeria...

Emelia Romagna in October

by hughw 12 months ago

I've been nosing about various threads concerning restaurants near Modena and Bologna. My wife and I will be visiting in October. Can't wait. Obviously, there are way to many places to visit for wh...

Bologna advice, please?

by Mary_Y 1 year ago

Our group of 4 adults need help planning details of the last portion of a trip planned for late April. It's not our first trip to Italy, but our first time to this region. We begin this time flying...

Trip Report: Venice, Emilia Romagna, Cinque Terre, Tuscany

by aphie 1 year ago

Just returned from our first trip to Venice, Emilia Romagna, Cinque Terre and Tuscany. Had many great meals and many many gelatos during our two weeks. Thanks to all the contributors to Chowhound w...

Emilia Romagna Two day itinerary help

by tummyache 1 year ago

Hi, My girlfriend and I will have a weekend in the E-R region (with car) after coming from Venice (going for Bienale). Based on recommendations from the board, we are planning to stay Friday ni...

Updated Bologna, Italy suggestions?

by Russian 2 years ago

Hi All, Off to Bologna for a day on Thursday before heading down to my old stomping grounds in Florence. Any particularly good spots for lunch and dinner in Bologna? I'll be having a lot of...

Bologna Trip Report

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by jen kalb 2 years ago

We had a great week in Bologna (last week in April), followed by 3 really enjoyable days in Piacenza province and Pavia, to be reported upon separately. While Bologna does not have the iconic sight...

Milan, Bologna, Parma, Modena-Help Please

by enofile 2 years ago

After much deliberation, our trip in March will be confined to the rails. We will start with two nights in Milan, then wander through Emilia-Romagna with a base in Bologna, and end the holiday wit...

Bologna in April

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by jen kalb 2 years ago

It looks like we may be spending several days in Bologna in late April, and are eagerly looking forward to this first visit. We will be public transportation/foot transport dependent (no car). Of ...

Fabulous Lunch on the way to Venice?

by flyfishchick 2 years ago

we will be driving from Forli to Venice and would like to have one fabulous lunch at a great restaurant along the way. we will be a group of 5 with a driver. We could do Bologna, Ferrara, Padua, Vi...

Recommendations for Dining with Kids -- 6 Days in Bologna

by amberst393 2 years ago

My husband and I and our two kids (ages 3 and 7) will be visiting Bologna for 6 days later this month, and we would very much appreciate recommendations on dining options in and around Bologna. We...

Where to spend my extra day? Parma, Bologna, Milan, Turin, Lyon, Bordeaux or San Sebastian

by remdog99 2 years ago

I have 1 extra foodie day to spend in Parma, Bologna, Milan, Turin, Lyon, Bordeaux or San Sebastian (I'll be spending 2 days in each of these places already). From a foodie perspective, and with no...

One Bologna dinner- Via Serra vs All'Osteria Bottega

by ramenbound 2 years ago

Hi all. Will be around ER in the spring and should have two, but possibly only one meal in Bologna. I have identified Trattoria Via Serra and All'Osteria Bottega as the two spots that most interes...