Strolling along the seafront, under the shadow of the famous palm trees, you will be fascinated by the luxurious villas and beautiful gardens, by Villa Ormond and its charming park that alternates Mediterranean and tropical vegetation, by the ancient Cathedral of San Lorenzo or the domes of the Orthodox Church. You will be fascinated by the seductive and magical nights of Sanremo, because at the famous Casino everyone can become the protagonist. Moreover, every year towards the end of February, there is the famous event called "Festival of Sanremo".
If you want to know the genuine and sincere Liguria with typical ocher-colored houses, medieval villages, perfume of basil and rosemary, then try to climb along the Roya Valley, with its slopes covered with olive groves, or to the Valley of Wonders (Valle delle Meraviglie), among thick forests and beautiful lakes. Or to Val Nervia, where suggestive landscapes tell us a dream land that inspires artists and stimulates senses with its colors, scents and flavors. Dolceacqua, dominated by Doria castle and famous for the production of wines Rossese and Vermentino, Apricale with its splendid churches with frescos and Pigna, the ancient heart of Sanremo, a picturesque corner made of alleys, stairs, arches and squares.
Staying only a few kilometers from the French border, is difficult to resist the charm of French Riviera. Walking on the Croisette, retracing the footsteps of kings, queens and movie stars, discovering the many aspects of Nice, from the retro charm of the Promenade des Anglais to the lanes of the old city bursting with clubs open until late at night, or going straight to luxury and class of Monte Carlo, with its famous Casino and the Palace of Prince.
CAVES OF BALZI ROSSI:
Spectacular red rocks overlooking the sea and picturesque bays, stone words that tell us a fascinating past, which since ever stimulates our imagination. They have preserved for 240.000 years fossils, paintings and tools that now is possible to admire in the Prehistoric Museum.
AQUARIUM OF GENOA:
Fun and emotions are waiting for you in the Old Port of Genoa. Here you will find the largest marine park in Europe where you can admire strange creatures and curious life forms: sharks, penguins, jellyfish, crocodiles, hummingbirds.
On the Mortola promontory there is a garden of wonders, where olive trees, vineyards and citrus blend with the most unusual exotic species. The result is a real Eden, a botanical garden unique in the world.
In front of Sanremo there is a sea area that can give truly exceptional encounters. Every Summer, about 2.000 whales and other cetaceans such as dolphins and sperm whales come through this warm basin. So you can observe whales in their natural environment and admire closely their elegance and magnificence.
BUSSANA VECCHIA and VALLEY ARGENTINA:
Over Sanremo rises the "dead city", Bussana Vecchia, destroyed by a terrible earthquake, where today live and work famous artists and craftsmen from all over the world. In this beautiful valley there is also Taggia, medieval and culture center, and Triora, ancient town famous for its Middle Age statutes, witches processes and churches painted with precious frescoes.
alocated in the heart of the Riviera dei Fiori, is crossed by Torrent Impero that divides it in two towns: Oneglia and Porto Maurizio. Famous for the production of olive oil, you can admire the evidences of 6.000 years of history of the oil protagonist in art, religion, food and daily life, visiting the Museum of Fratelli Carli situated not far from the central square of Oneglia.
All to visit, with the ancient fishing village which, with the proceeds of coral fishing, has made possible the construction of the picturesque cathedral, on whose churchyard, in the Summer, the International Festival of Chamber Music presents the most prestigious representatives of the culture. After visiting the Ethnographic Museum situated in the Castle, we recommend a visit to Villa Feraldi, that stands among the olive groves.
A few kilometers from Antibes there is this interesting and funny park that includes: Water Splash, with pools, slides, waves, deckchairs and fast food; The petite ferme, where children can directly learn about farm animals, strolling among ducks, geese, turkeys, peacocks; Marineland, which presents one of most entertaining marine shows in Europe with dolphins and orcas; The Jungles des Papillons, the Adventure Golf and Restaurant Le Colonial.