Portofino is a charming village with brightly-colored homes in a natural cove at the end of a peninsula with lush Mediterranean vegetation. Although it is still a fishing village, tourism is now the main industry, and is especially favored by celebrities. Metropolitan City of Genoa, Liguria, Italy.
Sestri Levante is a picturesque town on the Italian Riviera, its old town is built on a man-made isthmus linking it to the rocky island. Metropolitan City of Genoa, Liguria, Italy.
Being so scenic, this once quiet fishing village has turned into a tourist destination. These colorful homes are facing the Baia del Silenzio (Bay of Silence). Sestri Levante, Metropolitan City of Genoa, Liguria, Italy.
Varigotti is a popular seaside resort with a mountainous landscape for background. The rocky hill is Punta Crena, at its summit stands the Saracen Tower, built in 1559, after the last invasion of the Turks. Further away, is the massive cliff of Monte Capo Noli (elevation: 276m). Varigotti, Province of Savona, Liguria, Italy.
Seaside resort of Noli with its medieval castle and defensive walls. Noli, Province of Savona, Liguria, Italy.
Alassio is a popular tourist destination on the Ligurian Riviera, and it has been so, since the nineteenth century with Northern Europeans, especially the British, who have enjoyed the region’s mild winters. Province of Savona, Liguria, Italy.