Genoa is a historic port city in northern , the capital of the region. As a tourist attraction, is often overshadowed by cities such as or , even though it has a long history as a rich and powerful trade centre.

Landmarks in the Area

The Stadio Comunale Luigi Ferraris, also known as the Marassi from the name of the neighbourhood where it is located, is a multi-use stadium in , . Photo: Gab997, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The University of Genoa, known also with the acronym UniGe, is one of the largest universities in . is situated 2½ km west of Genoa. Photo: Microsoikos, Public domain.

The Teatro Carlo Felice is the principal opera house of , , used for performances of opera, ballet, orchestral music, and recitals. is situated 2 km west of Genoa. Photo: Fotogian, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Public aquarium
The Aquarium of Genoa is the largest aquarium in . is situated 2½ km west of Genoa. Photo: Stillyna, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Prè is a neighbourhood in the of the Italian city of . is situated 2½ km west of Genoa. Photo: Jensens, Public domain.

Quarto dei Mille is a residential district in the east of . is situated 4 km southeast of Genoa.

Albaro is a residential neighbourhood of the Italian city of , located 3 kilometres east of the city centre. is situated 2 km south of Genoa. Photo: Twice25, CC BY 2.5.

Boccadasse is an old mariners' neighbourhood of the city of . is situated 3 km southeast of Genoa.


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