The Mountains of Northern Italy

A new hiking trail, La Via degli Dei, or “The Path of the Gods,” was recently announced by Bologna Welcome, the city’s tourism board. The 80-mile path traces ancient trade routes and connects Bologna and Florence across the Apennines, through the Appennino Tosco-Emiliano and Foreste Casentinesi national parks. Travelers roving the new development will encounter landscapes that inspired Italian painters, Bologna’s surrounding truffle region and the Rocchetta Mattei castle.

Read the full story at USA Today.

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