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Villa Grock in Imperia now part of "Great Italian Gardens"

Places of interest, Events | Friday 01 July

Villa Grock in Imperia just joined Great Italian Gardens, a network that brings together the most beautiful gardens open to visits.

A 3-day hike from Limone Piemonte to Triora through the Ligurian Alps

Itineraries, Places of interest, Events | Thursday 30 June

Alpi Liguri Mon Amour and Trekking & Fitness organize a 3-day guided hiking tour from Limone Piemonte to Triora on July 1-3, 2016.

2016-2017 Opera de Nice's Program unveiled by new Director

Events | Tuesday 28 June

Opera de Nice has launched its 2016-17 program relying exclusively on a repertoire of large and well-known artists hoping to attract a new audience in addition to the existing one.

An exceptional annual appointment with Majolica in Albisola

Events, Places of interest, Local products | Monday 27 June

Throughout the years, the Festival of Majolica - taking place in both Albisolas (Marina and Superiore) in the Savona province - has become quite the anticipated event.

Recipe of the Week: Bocconetti de Fighe Secche (Morsels of Rondette or black Figalini figs)

Local products | Sunday 26 June

Here's an old recipe with dried figs. Bocconetti de fighe secche - Ligurian dialect for Morsels of dried figs - were a lower class recipe from the coastal and inland areas, since all the ingredients were cheap and found locally.

Rapallo: the Charm of Faith and Folklore during July's Celebrations

Places of interest, Events | Friday 24 June

Besides offering delicious food based on Ligurian traditional and fish dishes, breathtaking views of the stunning Mediterranean sea while strolling along the "promenade", from July 1st to 3rd Rapallo also proposes unique...

Fontana Rosa in Menton: a Valencia-style garden dedicated to the great masters of literature

Places of interest, Itineraries, Gallery | Thursday 23 June

Fontana Rosa is a historic Valencia-style garden of ceramics on Avenue Blasco Ibanez in Menton, dedicated to the memory of important writers.

C'è Fermento Festival: Great Beers by small producers

Events, Places of interest, Local products, Business | Tuesday 21 June

C'è Fermento is the craft beer nationwide event that offers one of the best breweries selections from different regions of Italy.

Cervo: eighteen nights of amazement for the International Chamber Music Festival

Events, Places of interest | Monday 20 June

The fifty-third edition of Cervo International Chamber Music Festival will take place in the beautiful village in Western Liguria, between July 16th and August 31st.

Recipe of the Week: Cherries in Moscato Grappa

Local products | Sunday 19 June

As cherries keep coming and ever more delicious, we propose another cherry recipe, and this week with a twist!

A menhir and a sacrificial altar discovered in the woods of Perinaldo

Places of interest, Itineraries | Friday 17 June

The chapel of San Pancrazio is located at 870 meters above sea level, half way on the trail that links the village of Perinaldo to Monte Bignone.

Villa Pergola opens its doors until October

Places of interest, Itineraries, Events | Thursday 16 June

The botanic gardens in Alassio, set upon a hill overlooking the Mediterranean sea, open their doors until October.

Six new pieces at the Museum of Ceramics in Savona

Places of interest | Tuesday 14 June

The Museum of Ceramics in Savona is one of the most important museums of ceramic art in the world with a collection of more than a thousand artworks.

Discovering Finalborgo, the walled village overlooking the sea

Places of interest, Itineraries, Local products, Gallery | Monday 13 June

Finalborgo "is one of the most beautiful villages in Italy and is fascinating with its harmonious maze of streets and squares full of life, palaces and fine churches."

Recipe of the Week: Spelt flour cherry pie

Local products | Sunday 12 June

Cherry cultivation dates back to ancient times, and has survived to this day. Today, one can find cherries throughout Liguria and in many areas of Piedmont such as near Turin, in Val di Susa, and more recently near Cuneo as well.

A Romantic Night on Summer Solstice

Events, Places of interest | Friday 10 June

On June 25th the most beautiful villages in Italy celebrate romance, beauty and love.

Many lighting surprises at Illuminata in Cuneo

Events, Places of interest | Thursday 09 June

Taking place this year from July 14th to 24th - every night beginning at 9pm, Illuminata will offer many exciting surprises.

Charles Aznavour to appear in concert in Monte-Carlo

Events | Tuesday 07 June

Charles Aznavour's arrival at Monte-Carlo Sporting Summer Festival is an event the great French song's fans should not miss under any circumstances.

The new Alta Via del Golfo dell'Isola hiking trail connects four beautiful towns

Itineraries, Places of interest | Monday 06 June

Alta Via del Golfo dell'Isola is a new hiking trail immersed in the midst of Western Riviera's hills and mountains, overlooking the sea, and joins four beautiful towns in the Savona province: Bergeggi, Spotorno, Vezzi Portio e...

Recipe of the Week: Stuffed Zucchini

Local products | Sunday 05 June

Stuffed Zucchini's recipe is very much part of the Italian culinary tradition and in particular of Ligurian tradition.

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