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Rafting on the river in Umbria

Do you like active tourism? Come to Valnerina, in Umbria! It is a valley full of options to practice active tourism: what about river rafting in Nera...
Nebbiolo, the Valtellina's wine

Nebbiolo, the Valtellina's wine

The perfect harmony of Valtellina's mountains produces a native wine famous worldwide, called Nebbiolo. Valtellina's vineyards are considered a...
Bitto Cheese

Valtellina: Bitto's story

The Bitto is Valtellina's most renowned and important cheese, an incredible local speciality that is produced only here, high up on the mountains in...

Around the small town of Castelluccio di Norcia

Castelluccio di Norcia, in Italian region Umbria, is a tiny village perched on a small mount overlooking the Great Plain of Castelluccio. Only 12...

Pizzoccheri from Valtellina

Let's learn about the Pizzocchero, the traditional pasta of these valleys. Pay a visit to the old watermill in San Rocco di Teglio which still...
The apple of Valtellina

The apples of Valtellina

We're at the Valtellina's largest fruit-growing cooperative, Melavì. Here you can taste the famous apple from Valtellina, a PGI product. The apple...
Valtellina: The SPA resort of Bormio

Valtellina: The SPA resort of Bormio

The SPA resort of Bormio, Bagni Vecchi, attests man's ability to create something of such beauty on top of a wondrous nature. This place was...
The honey from Valtellina

The honey from Valtellina

A tip for anyone visiting Milan: you can board a special train that will bring you directly here, to the Valtellina! This is where you'll find the...
Bresaola from Valtellina

Bresaola from Valtellina

Valtellina is the birthplace of so many good things, including Bresaola! Bresaola is a quality product made with one single piece of the highest...
The lentils of Castelluccio

The lentils of Castelluccio

Italia Slow Tour in the plane of Castelluccio! We meet some people who are harvesting the lentils. The lentil of Castelluccio is a PGI product and is...

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