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A summer of events in Val Trebbia? Start your own now!

Summer is surely one of the best seasons to discover Val Trebbia at its best. Although visitors come to the valley attracted by its unspoilt nature and relaxing surroundings, the local entertainment program organised by smaller villages is not as varied as it could be. If you care for Val Trebbia and want to help others discover its beauty and stories, here is an idea of how to do it. Continue reading “A summer of events in Val Trebbia? Start your own now!”

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Notizie/News

Where daffodils blossom

Feeling like an outdoor trip, a day out immersed in the nature and surrounded by breathtaking views? Altavaltrebbia.net and Associazione Amici di Fontanarossa are organising two free excursions to Pian della Cavalla to witness the wonderful show nature renews every year in the daffodil season.  Continue reading “Where daffodils blossom”

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Expo Altavaltrebbia 2012: an unmissable event for next Summer

Since 2009 Expo Alta Val Trebbia has become an unmissable event of the summer season. Organised in the woods of Loco di Rovegno (location Giaia), the event takes place in July. We spoke to Stefano Parodi, one of the organisers, who in this post unveils the backstage of the Expo which, started as a grass roots event, is now attracting more than ten thousand visitors eager to discover the entrepreneurial spirit of Val Trebbia.  Continue reading “Expo Altavaltrebbia 2012: an unmissable event for next Summer”

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Ready, steady, go: Liguria 2012, an orienteering competition in Val Trebbia

A perfect background for the competition: one of Val Trebbia's many woods

From April 21st to the 24th, the villages of  Rovegno and Fontanarossa will welcome more than 500 athletes for the  Liguria 2012 orienteering competition.  We spoke to  Gianluca Carbone, one of the organisers, and Barbara Bologna, secretary of Sport in Val Trebbia, the organisation created by  Carlo Carenini, head of the tourism office of Rovegno. 

Continue reading “Ready, steady, go: Liguria 2012, an orienteering competition in Val Trebbia”

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Rave Party@ Colonia di Rovegno: the advantages of a modern approach

Colonia Montana: a relic of the past? (Courtesy of piacenza24.eu)

The debate about rave parties is always the focus of controversy and rumors: moralists on one side are opposed to what they call “DRUG PARTIES” while supporters of these events claim their right of free association on public ground. Continue reading “Rave Party@ Colonia di Rovegno: the advantages of a modern approach”