The capital of Liguria - Genoa Genoa is located on the shores of the bay and the Ligurian Sea is not only a very beautiful city in Italy, but also has the largest historical center in Europe.
Genoa port city and the birthplace of Christopher Columbus. There are lots of medieval quarter with narrow streets, yutyaschimisya on mountain slopes, ancient palaces, which today are art galleries, including Gallery of Palazzo Bianco and Palazzo Rosso Gallery.
Genoa richly decorated with fountains, marble stairs, monuments to the great Italians.
With a rich architecture, numerous gardens, parks, sight of the Mediterranean Sea it has long been assigned the epithet "magnificent."