Ripabianca is situated in the hills near Jesi (Province of Ancona) in the middle of a Regional Nature Riserve (WWF).
7 km from Falconara Airport, 15 km from Ancona, (ferry for Greece, Croatia) 20 km from the sea, 6 km from the Ancona motorway A14, 7 km from the railway station in Jesi.
Jesi is in the Valley Esino, birthplace of Giambattista Pergolesi (1710).
To see in Jesi:
Palazzo della signoria (1486); Picture Gallery (1720) paintings of Lorenzo Lotto; the Gothic church of S. Marco and 14th century walls around Jesi.
The Marches have many clothing outlets of which the most important are for shoes (Tods,Hogan, Genny, Prada). One can buy directly from the factory.
The Marches have a strong popular tradition of festivals, historic commemorations and local markets.