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Genoa is the capital city of the northwest of Italy’s liguria region, the largest port city in the north-west of Italy, Genoa has a rich history, with stunning architecture and fancy palaces, it’s a gem that should be explored by tourists.

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  • the great explorer Christopher Columbus was in fact a Genoese, born in 1451
  • Italian sauce pesto find its origins in 16th century Genoa
  • the world’s oldest insurance company, the Tam Mari Quam Terra, was actually found in Genoa in 1424.
  • total area: 243.60 km2
  • Elevation: 20 m
  • Postal code 16121-16167
  • Dialing code 010
  • Official website: comune.genova.it

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