The port's most eye-catching and futuristic structure is this giant spiderlike contraption that hoists a cylindrical viewing cabin 200m...
Palazzo San Giorgio
Marco Polo was once an inmate of the frescoed Palazzo San Giorgio . Built in 1260, it became a prison in 1298; Polo worked on Il Milione...
Whale Watch Liguria
These five-hour spring and summer tours are run in consultation with the WWF and include fascinating background on the world's largest...
I Tre Merli
Grander than some of its portside counterparts, this well-positioned restaurant is flanked by towering black-and-white-striped columns....
Lonely Planet review
The port that once controlled a small empire has reaffirmed itself as one of the best places to enjoy a passeggiata (evening stroll) since a decade-long facelift in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Young nightlife searchers and kids are particularly well catered for with an aquarium, the futuristic Bigo (lookout) and a pirate ship (Il Galeone Neptune)..