1. not too big, not a too small city, just the pleasant size
2. There is a surprising amount of green space.
3. the cobbled streets of the old town - in sport's shoes!
4. best coffee in town is in "Torrefazione Anceschi" (Strada Garibaldi 46/M)
1. On Sunday afternoon, Parma becomes almost empty, thus a bit boring.
2. frequent terrible traffic jams on weekdays