Bra and Pollenzo are charming unassuming towns in rural Piedmont, and are the whispered secrets for ardent gastronomists across the world.
Bra is the humble birthplace of the global Slow Food movement, and has become the dedicated home for fine gastronomy, while embracing the principles of good, clean and fair food for all. The two towns encircle a unique educational centre, the University of Gastronomic Sciences, as well as a Wine Bank, which houses 100,000 bottles of the world’s greatest wines.
The closest airport to Pollenzo Bra is Turin airport.
At the current time, British citizens do not require a visa to visit Italy.
You don’t have to leave a tip in Italy – most Italians don’t tip for restaurant meals, bar drinks, taxi rides or hair and beauty treatments. However if you do leave a tip, you might receive quicker service.