Genoa is one of the most fascinating, unique and beautiful European cities, nestled between the Ligurian mountains and the azure blue sea
Not everyone knows that Genoa boasts the largest historic centre in Europe. It is enchanting to get lost among its maze of alleyways, and quite the workout with the hills. Then there are the monumental streets built by noble families of times gone by and the bustling, kilometre-long promenade, not to mention the unforgettable food.
A maritime city with a glorious history
Genoa sits in a prime location, framed by the Ligurian Apennines, which encompass the waterfront, centre and port. This city has always been a place of exchange, gatherings, trade and invention, and it is among the most musical Italian cities in terms of the number of musicians and singer-songwriters born and bred there. It offers an endless array of gastronomic specialities, imitated all around the world.
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