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5 major international events in Rimini you should know about

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009

For a city that has a population of roughly 140,000 Rimini has a surprising amount of high-profile international events. We’ve put together a list of five of the biggest (though, as anyone who has browsed through the site will realise, there are plenty more). Pio Manzu International Conference Every October a major international conference, under […]

Good start to the summer season, as Rimini’s hotels fill for Easter

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

All things considered – a worldwide financial crisis, and a pessimistic weather forecast for the Easter weekend – the kick-off to the summer tourist season went well for Rimini this last weekend. About 800 of Rimini city’s hotels were open for the first big weekend of 2009’s season, and occupancy rates were between 50-70%. The […]

An American perspective on Rimini’s Paganello

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

“Once everyone arrives on Holy Thursday, it’s time for the opening bash. Players and spectators alike gather at the beach for a feast of Lenten staples: pasta, fried fish and red wine. The wine, the area’s very own Sangiovese di Romagna, is served in 2-foot tall barrels each outfitted a skinny plastic tube for properly […]