GENOVA - MUSEI DEI PARCHI DI NERVI The parks of Genoa are green areas comprising the gardens of aristocratic villas and some adjoining open land. The Parks of Nervi, bordered by the Anita Garibaldi promenade, are the most famous and renowned parks of Genoa (Wikipedia). #Liguria #Italy #Genoa #museum #park
CIMA GENOVESE (LIGURIA). It is a main dish typically Ligurian . It consists of a piece of meat of calf's stomach cut so as to form a pocket and stuffed with many ingredients. Sew by hand is closed to prevent the filling bait. Is then boiled in broth with vegetables for a few hours in a linen cloth and allowed to stand under a weight (Wikipedia). #Liguria #Italy #Genoa #food #CimaGenovese
AQUARIUM - GENOVA. The Aquarium of Genoa is the largest aquarium in Italy and among the largest in Europe. Located in the old harbor area of Genoa, the aquarium (3,100 m2) give welcome to more than 1.2 million visitors each year. The aquarium was originally built for Genoa Expo '92, celebrating 500 years since Christopher Columbus discovered the new world. The building, (looks like a ship ready to head out to sea), was designed by the Genoese architect Renzo Piano (Wikipedia). #Genoa…
BISCOTTI LAGACCIO (GENOVA). Cookies Lagaccio or simply " Lagacci " were born in 1593 in the district of Lagaccio, in Genoa, close to the reservoir of the same name built by Andrea Doria , filled in the sixties. Origin were simple bread slices bread that served for storage boat . Very suitable for breakfast or snacks . Still are produced by some confectionery industries around Genoa (Wikipedia). #Liguria #Italy #Genoa #biscuits #Lagaccio #food
GALATA, MUSEO DEL MARE - GENOVA. Galata is the largest museums dedicated to the interaction between society and the sea in the Mediterranean area. The museum is located in the old arsenal of Genoa and contains more than 6,000 historical artifacts from Columbus to the present. The museum is widely known for its astonishing reconstructions of two XVII century and XIX century galeons and the Nazario Sauro submarine. The museum is fully equipped with the latest technologies. #Liguria #Genoa…
EUROFLORA (GENOVA). Euroflora, showing flower and ornamental plant, is a major floralies (floral festivals ) that take place in the Mediterranean and in the world, and has all the specificities of the sector: from research, to hybridization, from gardening to landscaping. It is organized by Fiera di Genova in Genoa, and is part of AIF - Association of International Floralies. (Wikipedia) #Liguria #Genova #flowers #Euroflora
REGATTA OF THE ANCIENT MARITIME REPUBLICS - GENOVA. It is a sporting Event reenactment, established in 1955 with the aim to evoke enterprise and the rivalry of the Italian Maritime Republics: Amalfi, Genoa, Pisa and Venice. This event , held under the ' patronage of the President of the Italian Republic , takes place every year in one day between May and ' early July , and is hosted in rotation among these cities (Wkipedia). #Liguria #Italy #Genoa #sea #history
This Easter cake, usually salt, is typical of Liguria (more precisely the Genovesato ) which is prepared also in other places of Italy with different characteristics, sometimes even in the sweet version (Wikipedia).