"Ventimiglia, Italy" Ventimiglia by al_mary

Ventimiglia Travel Guide: 57 reviews and 139 photos

Historic Border Town


We took the train from Nice to Ventimiglia for the Friday Market ....

Eleven kilometers from France, Ventimiglia is a typical border town, with a
string of duty-free shops near the station, and French spoken as often as
Italian.

Across the river is the old quarter, where the Lombard-Romanesque
Cattedrale and Baptistry are separated from the eleventh-century
Church of San Michele by echoing alleyways and stone piazzas ....

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Ventimiglia Attractions


Balzi Rossi - Red Rocks
(History museum - Cavern/Cave)

Hanbury Botanic Gardens
(Giardini Botanici Hanbury)

Ventimiglia Old Town
(Historic Site)

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Friday Market Day


The city livens up on Friday when a giant food
and clothes market takes over the town from
Via Della Repubblica down to the seafront ....

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  • Intro Written Nov 23, 2005
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