With rose-red streets like embroidered cloth, the heart of Bologna is a giant cloister threaded with classical colonnades and winding alleys. Whether you're taking in the lavish architecture or feasting on the abundant produce of the Emilia-Romagna region, Footprint's Bologna Handbook covers all the top attractions in this richly historic area, plus tips for getting off the beaten track. Practicalities section with essential advice on getting there and around. Highlights map & inspirational colour section, so you know what not to miss. Comprehensive listings including where to eat, sleep and relax - whatever your budget. Detailed street maps for central Bologna & around the Piazza Maggiore. Slim enough to fit in your pocket Loaded with advice and information, this concise Footprint Handbook will help you get the most out of the beautiful city of Bologna without weighing you down.