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genova pzzaferrari dolceacqua scorcio vernazza
Located North west of Italy, Liguria confines with France, Piedmont, Emilia Romagna and Tuscany, from west to east, and Tyrrhenian Sea to the south

Places to see - Things to do:
- Genoa
- Cinque Terre (or Cinqueterre) -Five lands-: Monterosso al Mare, Vernazza, Corniglia, Manarola, Riomaggiore
- The Italian Riviera: Bordighera, Sanremo, Portofino, Portovenere...
- The Hinterland villages: Apricale, Brugnato, Castelnuovo Magra, Dolceacqua, Sassello, Triora, Varese Ligure...

Gastronomy: -non exhaustive list-
pasta (trenette, trofie...) ; round eggplants, Lavagna's peas, stuffed vegetables ; lamb fricassee with artichokes, rabbit in sauce, fish, stoccafisso (dried cod) ; cheese (caprino, Quagliati) ; bread and similar (farinata, focaccia, Lison, testaroli...) ; Easter pie ; Lagaccio biscuits, Canestrelli, pandolce... ; condiments (basil, 'taggiasche' olives, anchovy pasta, pesto alla genovese ; walnuts sauce, pine nuts sauce...) wines (cinque terre, colli di luni, dolceacqua, riviera ligure di ponente, vermentino...)...

Folklore & Events: -non exhaustive list-
January / February
¤ during the carnival, 'Sanremo in Fiore' Sanremo: parade of floral floats.
¤ 'Festival di Sanremo' in Sanremo : Italian song festival.
May / June
¤ every 4 years, Maritime Republics regatta in Genoa: historical regatta between the 4 Italian Maritime Republics (Amalfi, Genoa, Pisa, Venice) ...
¤ Corpus Christi, 'Infiorata' in Diano Marina and Sassello : fower festival, procession in the streets covered with a huge carpet of flowers ...
¤ 01/03, 'Madonna di Montallegro' in Rapallo : procession followed by a parade, the festival ends with a firework...
¤ at the end of the month, 'Sbarco dei Saraceni' in Laigueglia: historical evokation in period costume of the Saracens invasion...
¤ ° 1 Sunday, "Palio del Golfo" in La Spezia: parade, boats weighing and competition between the rowing boats of the 13 towns of the Gulf of La Spezia. This event attracts every year more and more visitors...
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