Genoa (Italy)

Genoa has been nicknamed la Superba ("the Superb one") due to its glorious past and impressive landmarks. Part of the old town of Genoa was inscribed on the World Heritage List (UNESCO) in 2006 (see below). The city's rich art, music, gastronomy, architecture and history allowed it to become the 2004 European Capital of Culture. It is the birthplace of Christopher Columbus.

The twenty closest neighbours in the database:

Asti (Italy) (79 km), Milan (Italy) (119 km), Turin (Italy) (121 km), Principality of Monaco (143 km), Nice (France) (155 km), Como (Italy) (156 km), Lugano (Switzerland) (177 km), Sirmione (Italy) (178 km), Bellinzona (Switzerland) (198 km), Verona (Italy) (199 km), Jungfraujoch (248 km), Fortress Museum Crestawald (250 km), Trummelbach Falls (252 km), Schilthorn / Piz Gloria (253 km), Via Mala (253 km), St. Beatus Caves (268 km), Convent of Saint John in Val Müstair (269 km), Chur (Switzerland) (275 km), Thun (Switzerland) (279 km), Venice (Italy) (291 km)

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