"Hooray, Its Own Page at Last!" Ferrara by oja
Ferrara Travel Guide: 328 reviews and 837 photos
On the 'old VT' my impressions of Ferrara had to be squeezed into the 'Off the beaten path' sector of Bologna page. Which very nearly broke my heart, for a place as lovely and atmospheric as this Emilia Romagna town should not be off the beaten path in any case! Anyway, the unjustice is fixed now, and I can invite you to my own private Ferrara even more heartily. I hope you feel as comfy here as I did!
- Pros:small and manageable, spectacular sights, many cultural events, relaxed atmosphere
- Cons:hostel with a curfew, lack of parking spaces (as in virtually every old town in Europe!)
- In a nutshell:An often overlooked gem which makes you proud about having been there.
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