Marche is an area located in the central region of Italy and is famous for its Renaissance architecture and delicious local cuisine. Marche is divided into 5 separate provinces, each of which offers a unique travel experience. If you have been looking for a fun and beautiful holiday destination, look no further than Marche.
Choose to stay in the following areas to make the most out of your Marche holiday:
Situated on the beautiful Adriatic Sea, the province of Ancona boasts the famous Cathedral church of Saint Ciriaco. This church is one of the best examples of Romanesque architecture in the region, and it has stood the test of time since the 11th century. The Cathedral church of Saint Ciriaco is laid out as a Greek cross and it features columns clustered around a stunning Gothic portal. The church's crypt holds the remains of St Judas Cyriacus, who is the patron saint of this historic city. While you are staying in Ancona, also be sure to visit some local restaurants for a gastronomic treat. For a casual afternoon meal, you may want to visit Trattoria La Cantineta
, to sample some amazing pasta.
Pesaro and Urbino Accommodation
The province of Pesaro and Urbino is known as "Riviera delle colline," or the Riviera of the Hills due to its gorgeous location. This is the perfect place to spend your holiday if you love art, because Pesaro and Urbino offer many great museums for visitors to peruse. The Ceramics Museum
houses a vast collection of pottery that dates to the Renaissance era. The Oliverian Archeological Museum
houses an interesting collection and the building itself is a piece of architectural history. The building features cylindrical towers that were a marvel of 15th Century architecture. Those who enjoy swimming, boating or windsurfing will love Pesaro and Urbino. Take a holiday apartment near the sea to enjoy all of what Pesaro and Urbino has to offer.