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Reggio Emilia Mediopadana
GPS 44°42'19.1"N 10°22'30.4"E
Google 44.7052, 10.3751
For those who wish to stay in the centre of Parma: Grand Hotel de la Ville, Link 124, Ibis Styles Parma Toscanini. For those who prefer to stay near the LAUMAS headquarters: Hotel Conte Verde, Hotel delle Rose Terme
PLACES OF ART
A stay here will be enhanced by visits to monuments and places of historical and cultural interest in the immediate vicinity, such as the Castello di Montechiarugolo and the exquisite art collection of the Fondazione Magnani Rocca.
The reputation that precedes the artistic merits of the city belongs to the rich gastronomic standing of the local products, from Parma ham to Parmigiano Reggiano and Borgotaro mushrooms, not to mention an endless series of cured meats and sausages of great prestige including Culatello di Zibello and Salame Felino.
MUSIC, ENTERTAINMENT AND SPORTS
Parma always offers a lot of cultural and recreational activities. The world-famous historic Royal Theatre and the recent Paganini Auditorium, designed by Renzo Piano, offer a rich musical calendar. The Tardini Stadium is home to the Parma FC football team, which plays in Serie A of the Italian Championship. At the Palaciti indoor stadium you can watch the LAUMAS GIOCO Parma team play wheelchair basketball, while the Lanfranchi Stadium, inside the Citadel of Rugby, is where our Zebre Rugby Club play rugby matches in the international championship of the United Rugby Championship.
THE HISTORICAL CENTRE OF PARMA
For those who want to extend their stay, the city of Parma offers many places of interest, such as the splendid Cattedrale romanica, emblem of the city and the centre of one of the most beautiful squares in the world. Also in the centre of Parma is the Palazzo della Pilotta, which houses inside the Teatro Farnese and the Galleria Nazionale, which offers an amazing collection of artistic works. The cultural route through the city centre is complete with a visit to Camera di San Paolo and to Storica Spezieria di San Giovanni Evangelista, then stop at one of the many city parks.
Amongst the prominent personalities who have left their mark on the artistic life of the city are Giuseppe Verdiand Arturo Toscanini in the field of music, while Correggio and Parmigianino are fully included among the greats of the history of Italian painting.