Tag archive for ‘Genoa’
Porto Antico, Genoa
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, March 11th, 2019
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Piano and the Port

Renzo Piano was born in Genoa, and the famous Italian architect has been instrumental the regeneration of the city’s Old Port… Photos courtesy of Genoa Tourism and Sarah Rodrigues Porto Antico – Genoa’s More...

panoramic view from Spianata Castelletto
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, March 11th, 2019
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Genoa La Superba: the city that won’t be beaten

The collapse of the Morandi bridge last year shocked the world, but Genoa is a resilient city, and a splendid one to visit. Sarah Rodrigues samples its delights… Photos courtesy of Genoa Tourism and Sarah Rodrigues Pasta More...

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By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
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Making tracks, Part 6: Genoa to Levanto

Two decades ago Rachael Martin arrived in Italy, exploring the country by rail and dreaming of rooms with a view. Twenty years, one Italian husband and two kids later, she still has the memories of those first voyages More...

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By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, January 29th, 2019
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Making Tracks, Part 5: Milan to Genoa

Two decades ago Rachael Martin arrived in Italy, exploring the country by rail and dreaming of rooms with a view. Twenty years, one Italian husband and two kids later, she still has the memories of those first voyages More...

Seafood Genoa
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, March 15th, 2018
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Specialities of Genoa

The northern coastal city of Genoa offers so much to delight prospective visitors – not least the selection of renowned (and lesser-known) food and drinks that hail from this area. Here are a few local specialities More...

view to genoa, liguria, italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, March 15th, 2018
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The Regeneration of Genoa

Genoa, in the northern region of Liguria, is a city with a long and proud history, but now its eyes are set firmly on the future. Jon Palmer reports from a city embracing its heritage in a thoroughly modern way Photos More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Top ten Italian cities for apartments

Incase you can’t decide on your ideal Italian city to settle in – we have made a list of the top cities for you to make the choice a bit clearer.  1. Rome – population 2,850,000 Italy’s brash, More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Piazza de Ferrari

Famed for its flamboyant fountain, the Piazza de Ferrari is – certainly for those who work in the city – the true heart of Genoa, and not a terrible sight to gaze upon from your office window… The history More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016
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48 Hours in Portofino

Has the bewitching, world-famous destination lost its shine in recent years? Sarah Lane visits the northern Italian resort, Portofiono, to discover it has more to offer than ever… The Bay Portofino – the very More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, May 16th, 2016
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Italian roses in bloom

May in Italy is the month of the rose – and the Italians do like their roses. Gardens up and down the country, public and private, are now coming alight with their odours and blooms… While we in the United Kingdom More...