Liguria is one of the official regions of , on the Ligurian Sea. 2,000 years ago the whole northwestern part of Italy, including what are now and , were inhabited by the Liguris, the people from whom this region gets its name.

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is a historic port city in northern , the capital of the region.

is a small fishing village in the region of , situated on the Ligurian Sea.

, which means Five Lands, comprises the five small coastal villages of Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso located in the region of .

is the next to northernmost town and perhaps most picturesque of the five towns of in .


is a coastal city in , , the capital of the Province of .

is a town in of about 12,000 inhabitants.

is in . It lies on the Italian Riviera, near the border with .

is a city in near .

is a small town of 320 people in northwest Italy, near the French border.

is a town in in the northwestern region of .

is a town in , . The old town sits on hill west of the river, the new town with the railway station is on the east bank.

is a city in . The closest international airport is Cristoforo Colombo in , about 60 kilometers north west of .

is a town in , it as ancient town with a well preserved historical centre and a seaside resort.

is a city in . can be reached by regional trains from Genova, which run several times a day from Genova Principe and Genova Brignole stations.

is a city in . is on the coast, about an hour's drive southeast from and about an hour's drive northwest of the limits of Parco Nazionale delle .

is a city in . In the heart of the Italian Riviera, capital of the gulf, Golfo del Tigullio, is a delightful little sea-side city of Liguria.


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