Marche is located in the central part of Italy, on the Adriatic Sea, where 2.5 % of the national population lives. The landscape is characterized by high mountains and the coast is very hilly, with its highest peak Monte Vettore (2476 meters). In Marche, agriculture plays a major role, many types of wine, olives and fruit are produced. Ancona is the capital of the region, and also the most important port city. This city is definitely a curiosity, because of the churches and cathedrals, the remains of a Roman amphitheatre, and the Arch of Trajan, originating from the year 100. Also the town of Jesi is worth a visit, with its medieval centre and major city wall. Southwest of Jesi are the caves of Frasassi, Europe's largest public caves. Visiting these attractions should not be missed on a holiday in Marche! For nature lovers, it is also possible to visit several parks such as: Parco nazionale dei monti Sibillin en Parco nazionale Gran sasso e Monti della Laga. After seeing the cultural aspects, it is relaxing at the villa, a dip in the pool and a nice outdoor barbecue that gives the ultimate holiday feeling! What needs to be tried is the delicious pasta with truffle sauce, the white and black truffles are a specialty of this region. The accessibility of Marche is good, by car and by plane are good options.
The countryside around Fano is characterized by low hills decreasing in height as they approach the sea. The old town center goes back to Roman times and they are still regularly finding objects that can be traced back to the Roman era. The town is ... read more »