The Italian province of Parma lies in the Emilia-Romagna region, in the northern part of the country, next to the prvinces of Piacenza, Bologna, Ferrara and Forli-Cesena. It has 47 municipalities (comuni), and the city of Parma serves as its capital. Some of its municipalities include the following: Medesano, Noceto, Fidenza, Collecchio and Salsomaggiore Terme. The Province of Parma boasts of numerous attractions; it is almost impossible to mention them all. Fidenza’s main attraction is the Luigi Musini Renaissance Museum. At Colorno, the 400 room royal palace stands out. It houses the Museum of Common Ingenuity, Pre-industrial Technology, Printing and Cinema, and the 15th century Roccabianca Castle. Parma Province is famous for its 12 castles, which you can visit from your villas Parma and apartments Parma. The capital city’s many attractions include: the 12th century Parma Cathedral which showcases Romanesque architecture; the Monastery of San Giovanni; the Chamber of San Paolo; Piazza Duomo; and Palazzo della Pilotta.
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Amongst the many things that tourists can do in Parma is to visit the castles and manor houses. Examples of Parma's castles include the following: Fortezza di Bardi, Castello di Torrechiara, and Castello di Roccabianca. Besides the castles’ splendid views, visitors can sample vineyards, hills and valleys. There are many fascinating museums to visit in Parma. The Magnani-Rocca Foundation Museum, for instance, features paintings and sculptures by famous contemporary artists. A visit to Parma cannot be complete without a food and wine tour. These tours - popularly referred to as gourmet (culinary) tours - take about two days to complete and require booking. Visitors can arrange, and with the help of local providers, go on such tours to sample parmigiano reggiano (cheese), prosciutto ham and Lambrusco wine. It's also possible to make a trip to the coast ad visit the following famous places:
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Apartments Parma and villas Parma are exquisite! They come with amenities such as air conditioning, internet (Wi-Fi), satellite TV, DVD players and safe-deposit boxes. They also come with well-equipped kitchens containing microwaves, refrigerators, freezers, gas or electric cookers, coffee makers and toasters. Other amenities provided by apartments Parma and villas Parma include the following: fireplaces, cribs, showers and even bathtubs. Both apartments Parma and villas Parma are easy to book. This can be done online, without the need for an agent. Villas Parma come with ample parking and can host families of up to 20 people. Villas Parma are also more receptive to pets as opposed to apartments Parma. Both apartments Parma and Villas Parma provide bed linens, towels, and cleaning services. Try Parma!