Cattolica is a peaceful, picturesque town, with its tree-lined streets, elegant fountain-adorned squares, and characterful old harbor. There's no shortage of amenities to get your teeth into here, with relaxed cafes, gelato vendors, and restaurants serving up fresh, local seafood.

    The real star attraction, however, is the town's golden sandy shore, which sits before the warm waters of the Adriatic Sea. When you're able to tear yourself away, you can find a little culture at the Piazza della Repubblica, see fierce sharks at the Cattolica Aquarium, or join in with the town's many colorful summer festivities.

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      Cattolica is the quieter alternative to Rimini on the Adriatic Sea. Many prefer this relaxing seaside resort over the other coastal towns, for its smaller summer crowds. Even so, it’s only around 12 minutes’ train ride from the main hub of Rimini on the southernmost end of the Eastern Riviera. The whole coastal length of Cattolica similarly features a variety...

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