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...
A giant glass ball housing a humid mini-ecosystem with tropical plants, butterflies and birds, the Biosphere is an interesting and...
Tiny wine bars dot Genoa's old city, although this one, under the arches by the port, is particularly characteristic, full of colourful...
Eating by the water often means a compromise in quality, but Eataly's 3rd-floor fine-dining space delivers both panoramic port views and...
Porto Antico information
The port that once controlled a small empire is now one of the best places to enjoy a passeggiata (evening stroll). Super yacht–fanciers are particularly well catered for and those with kids will love the aquarium, the futuristic Bigo (lookout), the small public swimming pool and the pirate ship.