They are distinguished by hot springs and offer a relaxing and entertaining holiday by the Sea. Other destinations in the region with excellent health resorts are: Viserbella di Rimini, Cesenatico, Tabiano, Porretta Terme, Bagno di Romagna, Bertinoro well- known for its music festival.
Emilia- Romagna is the last region of North Italy, popular for its gastronomic variety especially in the cities of Bologna, Ferrara and Parma, where the Parmigiano Reggiano and the smoked ham of Parma are produced. Bologna is the oldest university town of the Occident, which is specialized on the studies in law. Other historical cities of the region are Parma, Ravenna, Rimini, Ferrara, Modena. This Italian region is popular for its family friendly bathing resorts as for instance: Pinarella di Cervia, Rimini, Riccione, Bellaria- Igea Marina. There are present many thermal baths as well: Cercia, Rimini, Riccione, Ravenna, Salsomaggiore Terme, Sassuolo, Tabiano, Castrocaro Terme.
Bertinoro is located near the thermal complex of Fratta Terme, which recently has been re- opened. Here visitors can find about 7 hot springs, each has another chemical composition with different therapeutic effects. The most popular guests of Bertinoro are Antonio Canova and Giosué Carducci, which composed here his poem “The Polenta church”. Guido Novello da Polenta came from here, Dante passed the exile in his house.