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Disclosing Bologna

Known as the Learned, the Fat, the Red, from its UNESCO arcades and musical creativity to its motoring excellence, over its unique flavours and its artistic and cultural dynamism.

Bologna is well worth experiencing.

But what about locals?

Disclosing Bologna is dedicated to all those who, even unknowingly, contribute to promoting the area through their interests, activities or passions.

Meet the great artists who work behind the scenes and are involved in social commitment, be they born in Bologna or newly settled in the city. 

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Davide Valacchi in tandem. Credits: WokPhotography

UNLIMITED NATURE

Davide Valacchi, blind since birth and hiking guide for Sport Foundation Silvia Parente in Bologna. He has ride in tandem from Italy to Kazakistan in 2018. He loves telling about outdoor Bologna heritage to bikers and hikers with different disabilities.

Which place has he suggested to live an accessible experience?

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SUSTAINABILITY IN BOLOGNA 

Riccardo Arletti, craftsman of eco-friendly tents, tells his story and his connection to the city

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Giuseppe Seminario, Cassero LGBTI+ Center

LGBTI+ PRIDE

Giuseppe Seminario is the president of the Cassero Center and activist for the rights of the LGBTI+ community.

We asked him about his own Bologna, one of Italy's most active and stimulating cities with a vibrant community of LGBTQIAP+ associations and people.

Eager to learn more about his memories?

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Da Sinistra Rocco Venezia (Curatore), Alex McFarlane (Sviluppatore Web) e Giuseppe Oliverio (Direttore) di PhMuseum. Ph. Aurora Benini

PASSION FOR PHOTOGRAPHY

Giuseppe Oliverio is the founder of PhMuseum and creator of the International Photography Festival of the same name. His passion has become a job, made up of collaboration and sharing with different professionals.

He revealed to us his favourite Bolognese word.

Do you know it?

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