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Traveler’s Notebook

WHERE TO SLEEP

Rocca D’Olgisio
Spend the night in the medieval Rocca, surrounded by [...]

WHERE TO SLEEP

Rocca D’Olgisio
Spend the night in the medieval Rocca, surrounded by a natural park with views of the Val Tidone vineyards.
Pianello Val Tidone (Pc)
tel. 0523.998075
www.roccadolgisio.it
Double room – 100 euro, breakfast included

Relais Cascina Scottina
Ideal for people looking for tranquility and elegance. There is an excellent restaurant, Antica Osteria della Pesa, on the premises.
Strade del Riglio, Località Scottina, Cadeo (Pc)
tel. 0523504232
www.relaiscascinascottina.it
Double room – 140 euro, breakfast included

WHERE TO EAT

Appunti di Viaggio

La Locanda del Falco
A historic restaurant dating back to the 15th century with a meat-heavy menu and a gourmet food shop.
Castello di Rivalta, Gazzola (Pc)
Tel. 0523.978101
www.lalocandadelfalco.com
Dinner starting at 30 euro

La Sosta del Re
Traditional food in a family-run trattoria serving anolini in brodo and pisarei e fasò.
Via Roma 1, Rivergaro (Pc)
Tel. 0523.958677
www.lasostadelre.it
Dinner starting at 25 euro

Caffè Grande
Located in a 19th century palazzo, this traditional restaurant serves local specialties.
Piazza Paolo 9, Rivergaro (Pc)
Tel. 0523.958524
Dinner starting at 30 euro

WHERE TO SHOP

Cibo e territorio

Salumificio La rocca
Excellent, locally-produced salumi
Via Caneto, Castell’Arquato (Pc)
Tel. 0523.805139
www.salumificiolarocca.com

Azienda Agricola Molinelli
Winery producing quality wine since 1846
Via dei Mille 21, Ziano Piacentino (Pc)
tel. 0523 863230
www.molinelli.it

Bosco Gerolo
Fresh and aged cheese for sale (or to taste)
Loc. Gerolo, Roveleto Landi, Rivergaro (Pc)
Tel. 0523 951079
www.cascinaboscogerolo.it

USEFUL ADDRESSES

Piacenza Turismi
Via San Siro 27, Piacenza
Tel. 0523.3052.54
www.piacenzatursimi.net

Associazione Castelli del Ducato di Parma e Piacenza
Piazza Matteotti 1, Fontanellato (Pr)
Tel. 0521.829055 – 0521.823221
www.castellidelducato.it

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