"GENOA - THE CITY OF BEAUTIFUL CHURCHES" Top 5 Page for this destination Genoa by balhannah
Genoa Travel Guide: 736 reviews and 1,954 photos
It is said to have the largest historic district, "old quarter" in Europe.
Walking around the narrow alley ways, I certainly would believe that.
Genoa is Genova in Italian!
Genoa was the site of EXPO 92 and a 2004 European Culture Capital
REGATTA..... is held the first weekend in June every fourth year.
JAZZ FESTIVAL....In July
The statue "Christ of the Depths", underwater at the bay's entrance, is celebrated at the end of July with a Mass, the illumination of the reefs and a line of underwater torches to show the way to the statue.
Genoa I loved!
Too much to see.......
Too much of interest.......
Too little time......
Would love to return for another couple of days to see all that I missed!
We have returned to the Ship once again, looking forward to a nice Dinner, Dinner show, and a good sleep, before arriving at our next port which is MARSEILLE - FRANCE
Make sure you have a good sleep, as there is some walking to be done tomorrow!
- Pros:Beautiful buildings, architecture and sights!
- Cons:Be careful in the alley ways!
- In a nutshell:Genoa has some of the most beautiful Churches in the World!
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