Thanks to our network of researchers, guides and tour operators we organize itineraries in Emilia-Romagna tailored to you.


With the support of specialized genealogists, we reconstruct, if necessary, your family tree, we identify the places linked to your family history, the home of your ancestors and, if the data permits, we trace relatives resident in Italy.

So we organize a personalized travel experience, which can last one day, and in this case the itinerary will touch the country of origin and the places that recall family memories, or several days, also including a series of activities that will allow you to delve into Italian culture with its traditions.

And of course we will assist you if you want to visit other tourist places during your stay in Italy. If you are in search of your roots and want to experience an exciting trip to Italy along the thread of your history, you are in the right place.

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GENEALOGY

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Discover and reconstruct your family history with the help of Italy's expert genealogists. Fill out the form below and get a quote for a personalized genealogy consultation

YOUR HOME

Experience the wonder of discovering your roots

Start traveling towards your Roots, discover more about the territory you come from.

Start discovering your region immediately, immerse yourself in the traditions, thanks to the guide of the roots you will be able to begin the journey and get to know your land

MATERIALS

Learn more about the Emilia-Romagna region through the Roots guide

Learn more about the culture of your region, consult the guide.

GUIDE TO ITALIAN ROOTS VOL.1

Puglia, Basilicata, Abruzzo, Emilia-Romagna

GUIDE TO ITALIAN ROOTS VOL.2

Sicilia, Calabria, Molise, Lombardia

GUIDE TO ITALIAN ROOTS VOL.3

Marche, Veneto, Lazio, Sardegna

GUIDE TO ITALIAN ROOTS VOL.4

Trentino-Alto Adige, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Campania, Piemonte

Activities in Emilia-Romagna
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All the activities not to be missed

Every trip with us is a unique experience, tailor-made for you. Discover how many things you can do while rediscovering your origins.

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  • Casola is a fairy tale. The night of fairy tales
    27 July
    28 July
    Theatre

    Casola is a fairy tale. The night of fairy tales

    Annual

    A night to enter a magical world to discover the courtyards of Casola and their bizarre inhabitants: fairy tales and tales, street artists, games and music dedicated to all those who still believe in fantasy.

    Casola Valsenio (RA)

  • 2 & 4 VINTAGE WHEELS – HISTORIC MOTORING IN POLINAGO
    04 August
    04 August
    Fairs

    2 & 4 VINTAGE WHEELS – HISTORIC MOTORING IN POLINAGO

    Annual

    In the small mountain town of Polinago, just an hour's drive from Modena, in the land of engines that gave birth to important brands on the world scene, the first Sunday of August is dedicated to historic motoring.

    Polinago (MO)

  • Emigrant's Day
    16 August
    17 August
    Fairs

    Emigrant's Day

    Unique event

    Provincial meeting with the communities of Piacenza around the world. The party will be held at the Park of Mount Moria. At 11.00 a.m. the Holy Mass will be held, followed by the awarding of the meritorious emigrants from Piacenza. It will be possible to have lunch in the stands set up by the Pro Loco of Monastero and finally you will dance with a ballroom dance orchestra.

    Morfasso (PC)

  • A two-way street: us/them - 1st Roots Day, dedicated to the emigrant
    25 August
    25 August
    Theatre

    A two-way street: us/them - 1st Roots Day, dedicated to the emigrant

    Annual

    On August 25th, as part of the festivities of San Vicinio, a specific day dedicated to Roots is dedicated for the first time for the Municipality of Sarsina.

    Sarsina (FC)

  • Festa della Romagnola
    31 August
    01 September
    Gastronomia

    Festa della Romagnola

    Annual

    Ancient flavors and traditional recipes to be tasted in the setting of the Vena del Gesso Romagnola Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Casola Valsenio (RA)

  • Comacchio Eel Festival
    08 September
    13 October
    Gastronomia

    Comacchio Eel Festival

    Annual

    The lagoon town of Comacchio, famous for its characteristic bridges and valleys that have encircled it for centuries, is hosting 3 weekends focused on its most famous culinary treasure: traditional Eel fishing. Six days when the town dresses up and shows off its traditions: re-enactments, performances, thematic excursions, cultural meetings, exhibitions, environmental conferences and, of course, lots of recipes to enjoy.

    Comacchio (FE)

ITINERARIES

An experience on the trail of the past

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Pasta in a suitcase: a historical-gastronomic journey on the routes of Piacenza's emigration

Here managers of trattorias, retailers, wholesalers, owners of neighborhood shops who bring consumer products from the land of origin to the big cities. There women who bring to the table dishes and flavors never forgotten, with a very personal recipe book that often brings together old and new culinary experiences. Shops, shops, restaurants but also […]

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Italea present at the online workshop "Giro in Emilia-Romagna and its 4 seasons" led by two descendants of Emilia-Romagna in Chile and Argentina

On Saturday 06 July, on the occasion of the “Day of Emilia-Romagna in the world”, the online workshop was held open to the community of Emilia-Romagna people in the world, but also to those interested in the region and those curious to experiment with the collage technique. The workshop, led by two young ERs in […]

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2 July - Day of Emilia-Romagna in the world

Established in 2022 with the amendments to Regional Law no. 5/2015, the Day of Emilia-Romagna in the world aims to strengthen the identity of Emilia-Romagna people living abroad and strengthen relations with their land of origin. The date chosen is July 2, in memory of the tragedy of the ship Arandora Star sunk off the […]

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