The Festival It.a.cà, the festival of migrants, travelers and responsible tourism, returns for the third time in the city of Parma for an edition rich in events.

From 2 to 8 October 2017, we will look into the future of tourism in Parma, focusing on how to discover and value the excellence of Parma territory (landscapes, food, nature and culture) in an eco-friendly way.

Ecobnb participates in an interesting free workshop on sustainability in the International Year of Sustainable Tourism.

When: Wednesday 4 October 2017

Where: Piazza Garibaldi 1, Parma

Here is the complete program of the free workshop:

14:00 – 14:30 – Initial greetings (Municipality of Parma, Parks of the Duchy)

14:30 – 15:00 – Introduction on Sustainability and the International Year of Sustainable Tourism (Andrea Merusi)

15:00 – 15:20 – New ways to travel (Silvia Ombellini, Ecobnb)

15:20 – 16:20 – Green staying (Simone Riccardi, Ecobnb)

16:30 – 17:00 – Cyclotourism and hospitality for cyclists (Michele Mutterle, FIAB)

17:00 – 17:30 – Walking travel (Oreste Verrini, Via Francigena di Montagna)

18:00 – 18:30 – Sharing economy in traveling (Cristina Pagetti, House Exchange)

18:30 – 19:00 – Sustainable and local agriculture (Roberta Mell, Ancient Variety)

19:00 – 19:30 – Food and bicycle (Davide Pagani, Bike Food Stories)

Andrea Merusi and Irene Binini will be the moderators during all the workshop.

At the end there will be a refreshment make by the cooperative Mappamondo Parma with local producers.