The Ramblers’ Geology Walk in November 2019

On our ramble through the Parco dei Gessi , we not only saw calanchi/badlands through the vivid autumn foliage and interesting rock/mineral deposits up close, all with Pauline and Marco’s commentary, but also, thanks to information supplied by our biologist, Marianne Van Buuren, watched out for the variety of wildlife and vegetation found in the […]

The Ramblers take to the mountains on 1 December

Our walk on Sunday, 1 December, will take us deep into the Apennines, yet only 45 minutes from the centre of Bologna.  We’ll be ascending the historic “Sentiero del Postino” to Monte Caprara in the Parco Storico di Monte Sole.  On the way we’ll visit sites of events during WWII and may glimpse some of […]