In Lazio, we are led to discover a land of ancient and rich traditions, the real cradle of the roots of Italy. If Rome in the world, given its importance and fame has long been the main catalyst of tourists, we must not forget the places in the region that are pearls of beauty and strong suggestion. Taking a holiday in Italy, you will discover unspoilt nature of parks and lakes, villages and towns where still surviving ancient worlds, a coastline that offers views and attractions of great interest. The tourist sites of Lazio are really a lot and will not fail to impress tourists. Just near Rome we find the Castelli Romani: a journey through medieval villages, charming towns, ancient villages, castles and villas. Other tourist destinations are of relevance Fiuggi, Ostia and the Etruscan centers of Tarquinia and Cerveteri. Nature and Parks are in Lazio one of the main resources and attractions. In the region there are numerous lakes among which we mention: Nemi, Bolsena and Bracciano, of great interest. There are also protected areas such as National Parks in Lazio Circeo and Abruzzo-Lazio-Molise. Among the regional parks Lazio stand the Appia Antica, Antichissima city of Sutri, and Castelli Romani.
Typical products of the Lazio region are:
♣ Beverelli ♣ Carciofo romanesco ♣ Coppiette di bufala ♣ Kiwi Latina ♣ Marzoline ♣ Mortadella di amatrice ♣ Mozzarella di bufala ♣ Olio extravergine di olive della Sabina ♣ Olio extravergine di olive della Tuscia ♣ Olio extravergine di oliva di Canino ♣ Pecorino romano ♣ Puntarelle ♣ Ricotta romana ♣ Salame corallina ♣ Salsicce di bufala ♣ Spianata romana
Some of the typical dishes of the Lazio:
♣ Bucatini alla matriciana ♣ Gnocchi alla romana ♣ Tonnarelli cacio e pepe ♣ Pasta alla carbonara ♣ Acquacotta alla maremmana ♣ Trippa alla romana ♣ Saltimbocca alla romana ♣ Porchetta di Ariccia ♣ Fritto alla romana ♣ Crostini alla provatura ♣ Coda alla vaccinara ♣ Carciofi alla Giudia ♣ Abbacchio alla cacciatora ♣ Crostata di ricotta ♣ Pangiallo di palestrina ♣ Maritozzi farciti
The main wines of the Lazio region are: