Ligurian holiday? Book your stay in one of our bed and breakfasts in Liguria near Genova: Rich in history and tradition, it has been a maritime republic and important centre of trade for centuries, as well as being the birthplace of the most...
famous navigator of all time, Christopher Columbus! In addition, in 2006 forty of the ancient buildings of its old town were declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site as an expression of an individual social and economic identity, as well as one of the first examples of modern urban architecture in Europe.
Among the many attractions present in Genoa, you can not miss the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, the small district Boccadasse, a beautiful bay with colourful houses perched on the hill or the Cathedrale di San Lorenzo custodian of Sacro Catino, an antique vase that is believed to be a relic of theLast Supper if not actually the authentic Holy Grail.
Other recommended stops? The Edoardo Chiossone Museum of Oriental Art and theGenova aquarium, the largest in Europe!