Hi, I’m Marina


Hi, I’m Marina

I’ve lived in Bologna for 24 years

I speak English, Italian and some Spanish

I am Tour Leader


Hey there! I'm Marina, your local host here in vibrant Bologna! What I adore the most about Bologna is the blend of lively cultural activities, charming shops, and traditional restaurants that give Bologna its unique flair. But what truly sets it apart is the rich history—those well-preserved monuments and winding streets whisper tales of centuries past. You'll likely find me strolling with friends, enjoying drinks in cozy bars tucked away in quaint squares or alleys. Oh, and let's not forget about shopping! Exploring markets brimming with local foodie delights is an absolute joy. I've got the inside scoop on everything from the fascinating history of the towers to the best spots for an unforgettable aperitif. So, let's embark on an adventure together and uncover the hidden gems of this enchanting city!

My knowledge & interests

Street food Local cuisine Desserts Food markets Theater Parks Gardens Social history Architectural history Portrait photography Modern architecture Classical architecture Wine Artisanal tea High-end fashion boutiques Department stores Street markets Handicrafts & souvenirs Traditional culture Popular culture Religious customs Lifestyle culture Traditional drinks Painting Sculpture Art history Bookstores Antique shops Fashion photography Post-modern architecture Gothic architecture Baroque architecture Classical music Pop music Rock music Country music Reggae Dance Literature

Experiences I love to host