Marche, a land of culture and great flavours
You can’t choose a better destination for an exciting and varied trip: Marche is the perfect region for wine lovers and for those who are interested in experiencing the nature, the rich history and culture of this beautiful land.
Beautiful sand beaches, gravel beaches and also impressive steep rocky cliffs stretch along the 180 km long coast of the Adriatic Sea.
This beautiful region is also well renowned for its rich history and historic heritage, records of which are scattered around as if in an open-air museum.
Spread through the whole region, from the Apennines to the Adriatic Sea coast you’ll find beautiful hamlets and wonderful artworks.
Here you’ll also find unique enchanting and impressive places like Grotte di Frasassi and the underground city Osimo.
All nature lovers can choose among 12 nature parks and a great variety of reserves and wonderful, unexpected, vast and uncontaminated landscapes that stretch throughout the whole region.
The strong bond to the history and traditions of this region can be also felt in the local cuisine.
It’s here that typical products like the ciauscolo (a variety of salame), the famous formaggio di fossa (local sheep cheese) and the casciotta d’Urbino(a type of Caciotta cheese) were born.
Not to forget are the olive trees and white and black truffles, that find in this land the perfect conditions for their growth.
Here, like in other regions of Italy, the wine has always had an important role in the local cuisine as it has always been paired with many local traditional dishes. Still nowadays indigenous grape varieties like Verdicchio, Vernaccia di Serrapetrona and Lacrima di Morro d’Alba can be found here.
The great hospitality you’ll find in the wine cellar and in the farm holiday together with the offered delicious wines make a holiday here a unique and worthy experience.
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