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Heading up to the picturesque town of Verucchio, just 16km outside Rimini in the Val Marecchia, gives you a chance to take in two very different views. The first, on arrival, is a spectacular panorama – described by many as the most beautiful in all Emilia-Romagna.The town’s name, according to one theory, comes from the […]

An Eataly for Rimini?

Oscar Farinetti, the President and founder of the massively succesful slow-food sponsored Eataly food stores, has suggested that he’ll be opening an Eataly in Rimini in the near future. Talking to journalists during a recent stay, where he sampled the delights on offer at the very succesful Al Mení festival, Farinetti declared “For some time […]

San Marino & The Riviera di Rimini Moto Grand Prix

Valentino Rossi and the San Marino Adriatic Riviera Moto GP

Established in 2007, the San Marino & Riviera di Rimini Moto Grand Prix is one of Rimini’s biggest sporting events, aheld at the nearby Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli. Along with football, Motor racing is perhaps the most loved sport in Italy, and nowhere is it more followed than in the Emilia-Romagna region. With the […]

‘Al mèni’ – A Gastronomic Spectacle in Rimini

This weekend (21/06-22/06) Rimini will host Al mèni, a gastronomic delight bringing together chefs from all across the world, organised by Massimo Bottura, chef patron of Osteria Francescana, the three Michelin star restaurant based in Modena which has been listed in the top 5 at The World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards since 2010. That opening […]

Rimini in at #5 in the top ten destinations to visit in Italy

Rimini's Arco d'Augusto

Rimini has come in at #5 in the top ten destinations to visit in Italy, as calculated by Trip Advisor’s Traveller’s Choice Awards 2014 based on millions of reviews by its users.

5 pieces of Italian World Cup Trivia

World Cup Trivia - Italy

5 bits of World Cup Trivia from Italy. No mention, though, of what Marco Materazzi may or may not have said to Zinedine Zidane in 2006…

Rimini – A Short Timeline of History

A timeline of Rimini's History

28 moments from Rimini’s rich and varied history, captured in a timeline from pre-roman Rimini through to the club scene of the ’90s.

Sagra Musicale Malatestiana Classical Music festival

Sagra Musicale Malatestiana - Rimini

The Sagra Musicale Malatestiana is one of Rimini’s longest established and prestigious annual events, dedicated to the performance of classical music. in 1950, to celebrate the 500th centenary of the Tempio Malatestiano, and also to celebrate the Tempio’s succesful re-construction after the war (the building was partially destroyed during the heavy bombing of 1943-44), the […]

Notte Rosa 2014 officially presented

Rimini's Notte Rosa 2014

The 9th edition of The Notte Rosa was presented this morning publicly in Milan, by the Assesore for Tourism for Rimini province, Fabio Galli, along with Rimini’s mayor Andrea Gnassi. The theme for this year’s festival, which will take place between the 4th and 6th of July, is Passion, and it is represented in particular by the […]

Piazza Cavour

Rimini city centre has two main squares, Piazza Tre Martiri and Piazza Cavour – each with a certain right to describe itself as the ‘main’ square. While Piazza Tre Martiri was the original heart of the city from its founding, and is the bigger square, Piazza Cavour became the centre of the city’s commercial and […]

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