Rimini Riviera: a look at the land

This is the southernmost part of the region of Romagna, lying between the Adriatic sea and the hills which separate it from the Montefeltro region. Rimini is the chief town in the province, a historic seaside resort and the birthplace of the great cinema director Federico Fellini. The boundaries are the province of Forlì-Cesena to […]


Rimini Riviera: hospitality, entertainment, and the sea

Rimini Riviera is one of the foremost holiday resorts in Europe and the Mediterranean basin. It offers an attractive combination of historic monuments and artistic masterpieces bearing witness to a distinguished past, and a vast, efficient, up-to-the-minute organisation system for visitors, a system known world-wide for its efficiency and for the warm welcome it extends […]


Rimini Riviera: a land of ancient origins

Rimini Riviera is a land of ancient origins, with a distinguished past which has left rich and precious tokens. A thousand years before the coming of Christ, the Etruscans founded in Verucchio one of the most flourishing centres of Villanovian civilisation. On the coast, the Romans founded Ariminum, marking the end of the Via Flaminia […]


Malatesta Montefeltro Life is sweet in the Rimini hills

The Malatesta Seignory is the name of the historic region which was formed in Mediaeval and Renaissance times in the southern part of Romagna, between the Adriatic sea and the hills of the Montefeltro region ruled by the Dukes of Urbino. During the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries the Malatestas were one of the families which […]


Cuisine: all the flavours of Romagna tradition

Rimini Riviera is the place for good traditional food, a place which appreciates the art of eating well. If you want the proof, just take a table in any restaurant on the coast or in the inland towns and villages. Wherever you go, you can be sure of excellent value for money. The traditional “piada” […]


Rimini Riviera: active holidays and well-being

On the Riviera you can practise any sport you choose. In Rimini and other resorts you will easily find sports fields and centres where you can play tennis, basketball, soccer, five-a-side football, or volleyball. Sports clubs, associations, and federations increasingly choose Rimini Riviera as the venue for events, competitions, meetings and championships, because the resorts […]


Rimini Riviera: events and entertainment

Rimini Riviera is an explosion of events all the year round, not just in the summer: shows, theatre and cinema festivals, art exhibitions, sports events, cultural meetings, gatherings of every kind; festivals devoted to local wines and foods. All the resorts on the Riviera, and also the hill towns in the Malatesta Seignory, compete with […]


The art and history of Italy is close at hand

Rimini and its Riviera are ideally situated for anyone wishing to explore the towns and villages in central Italy so richly endowed with art and history. Close at hand is San Marino, the world’s oldest Republic, with three hill-top fortresses which shape its distinctive profile, and numerous museums. A few kilometres distant is the fortress […]