"Marvelous Modena" Top 5 Page for this destination Modena by painterdave
Modena Travel Guide: 243 reviews and 794 photos
Modena is a gentle city, and the people who live there show it by their smiles and courteous attitudes. A pleasant walk around the city followed by a discovery of the cuisine that is treasured by its inhabitants--this is the delight of Modena to me.
The history of Modena.. once under the rule of the father of Brutus, called the beautiful mutina by Cicero, and later ruled for many years by the Este family who were known to hold grand dinner pageants for their guests.
If you walk near the Communal Palace, you will undoubtedly see cadets who are billeted in the area and go to school in the Palace.
When you visit the market you will see so many different things to eat. Specializing in using ingredients inside pasta is one of them.
- Pros:A good day visit
- In a nutshell:See my pages on shopping/dining
Began in 1184 this cathedral is a World Heritage Site. Saint Geminianus, Modena's patron saint is buried in a tomb... more travel advice
Specializing in all types of pasta, from super fancy to speghetti.....Walk in and order by the weight. Even if you don't... more travel advice
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