Genoa

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Genoa (Genova ; Zêna ; English, historically, and Genua) is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria and the sixth-largest city in Italy.wikipedia
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Liguria

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Genoa (Genova ; Zêna ; English, historically, and Genua) is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria and the sixth-largest city in Italy.
Liguria (, ; Ligûria ; Ligúria) is a coastal region of north-western Italy; its capital is Genoa.

Metropolitan City of Genoa

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As of the 2011 Italian census, the Province of Genoa, which in 2015 became the Metropolitan City of Genoa, counted 855,834 resident persons.
Its capital is the city of Genoa.

Niccolò Paganini

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It is the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, Andrea Doria, Niccolò Paganini, Giuseppe Mazzini, Renzo Piano and Grimaldo Canella, founder of the House of Grimaldi, among others.
Niccolò Paganini was born in Genoa, then capital of the Republic of Genoa, the third of the six children of Antonio and Teresa (née Bocciardo) Paganini.

List of cities in Italy

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Genoa (Genova ; Zêna ; English, historically, and Genua) is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria and the sixth-largest city in Italy.

Hitachi Rail STS

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A number of leading Italian companies are based in the city, including Fincantieri, Selex ES, Ansaldo Energia, Ansaldo STS, Edoardo Raffinerie Garrone, Piaggio Aerospace, Mediterranean Shipping Company and Costa Cruises.
Headquartered in Genoa, Italy, it is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi.

House of Grimaldi

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It is the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, Andrea Doria, Niccolò Paganini, Giuseppe Mazzini, Renzo Piano and Grimaldo Canella, founder of the House of Grimaldi, among others.
The Grimaldis descend from Grimaldo, a Genoese statesman at the time of the early Crusades.

Costa Cruises

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A number of leading Italian companies are based in the city, including Fincantieri, Selex ES, Ansaldo Energia, Ansaldo STS, Edoardo Raffinerie Garrone, Piaggio Aerospace, Mediterranean Shipping Company and Costa Cruises.
Costa Crociere S.p.A., operating as Costa Cruises (Costa Crociere), is an Italian cruise line, based in Genoa, Italy, owned by Carnival Corporation & plc.

Italian Riviera

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Over 1.5 million people live in the wider metropolitan area stretching along the Italian Riviera.
The Riviera's centre is Genoa, which divides it into two main sections: the Riviera di Ponente (“the coast of the setting sun”), extending westwards from Genoa to the French border; and the Riviera di Levante (“the coast of the rising sun”) between Genoa and Capo Corvo.

Republic of Genoa

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Genoa is a port city by birth, establishing itself as the merchant capital of the newly established Republic of Genoa in 1005 and maintaining its autonomy until 1797.
The republic began when Genoa became a self-governing commune within the imperial Kingdom of Italy, and ended when it was conquered by the French First Republic under Napoleon and replaced with the Ligurian Republic.

Edoardo Raffinerie Garrone

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A number of leading Italian companies are based in the city, including Fincantieri, Selex ES, Ansaldo Energia, Ansaldo STS, Edoardo Raffinerie Garrone, Piaggio Aerospace, Mediterranean Shipping Company and Costa Cruises.
ERG S.p.A. is a publicly listed Italian energy company, founded in 1938, and based in Genoa, Italy.

Giuseppe Mazzini

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It is the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, Andrea Doria, Niccolò Paganini, Giuseppe Mazzini, Renzo Piano and Grimaldo Canella, founder of the House of Grimaldi, among others.
Mazzini was born in Genoa, then part of the Ligurian Republic, under the rule of the French Empire.

Molo (Genoa)

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Molo (Meu) is a neighbourhood in the old town of the Italian city of Genoa.

Maddalena (Genoa)

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Maddalena (Madænn-a) is a neighbourhood in the old town of the Italian city of Genoa.

Music of Genoa

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The city's rich cultural history in art, music and cuisine allowed it to become the 2004 European Capital of Culture.
Genoa, a major port, is the capital of the region of Liguria and in the 19th century aspired to recognition as a cultural center more in keeping with its role as a major city in the history of the Risorgimento, the political, social, and military movement that eventually led to the unification of the modern nation state of Italy.

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) is a neighbourhood in the old town of the Italian city of Genoa.

Bolzaneto

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23 other local stations serve the other neighbourhoods on the 30-kilometre-long coast line from Nervi to Voltri and on the northern line through Bolzaneto and the Polcevera Valley.
Bolzaneto is a quarter of the city of Genoa, in northwest Italy, and is part of the Municipality Valpolcevera of Genoa.

Voltri

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23 other local stations serve the other neighbourhoods on the 30-kilometre-long coast line from Nervi to Voltri and on the northern line through Bolzaneto and the Polcevera Valley. The city stretches along the coast for about 30 km from the neighbourhood of Voltri to Nervi, and for 10 km from the coast to the north along the valleys Polcevera and Bisagno.
Voltri is a quartiere of the Italian city of Genoa, located 17 km west of the city centre.

Albaro

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Corso Italia runs for 2.5 km in the quartiere of Albaro, linking two neighbourhoods of Foce and Boccadasse.
Albaro is a residential neighbourhood of the Italian city of Genoa, located 3 km east of the city centre.

Christopher Columbus

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It is the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, Andrea Doria, Niccolò Paganini, Giuseppe Mazzini, Renzo Piano and Grimaldo Canella, founder of the House of Grimaldi, among others.
His father was Domenico Colombo, a middle-class wool weaver who worked both in Genoa and Savona and who also owned a cheese stand at which young Christopher worked as a helper.

Portofino

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Genoa is adjacent to two popular Ligurian vacation spots: Camogli and Portofino.
Pliny the Elder (AD 23 – AD 79) referred to Portus Delphini (Port of the Dolphin) as on the Ligurian coast between Genoa and the Gulf of Tigullio.

Flag of England

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There is some debate as to whether the flag of England derives from the flag of Genoa.
There was a historiographical tradition claiming that Richard the Lionheart himself adopted both the flag and the patron saint from Genoa at some point during his crusade.

Marco Bucci (politician)

Marco Bucci
The mayor is Marco Bucci, expression of a right-wing alliance composed by Forza Italia, Lega Nord, Fratelli d'Italia and other minor lists.
Marco Bucci is an Italian politician and former pharmaceutical manager from Genoa.

Sturla

After Boccadasse you can continue along the sea up to Sturla.
Sturla (Stûrlâ in Ligurian) is a quartiere of Genoa.

Province of Genoa

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As of the 2011 Italian census, the Province of Genoa, which in 2015 became the Metropolitan City of Genoa, counted 855,834 resident persons.
Its capital is the city of Genoa.

Castelletto (Genoa)

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Walks can be made from the centre of Genoa following one of the many ancient paths between tall palaces and the "Creuze" to reach the higher areas of the city where there are magnificent places like Belvedere Castelletto, the "Righi's district", the "Santuario di Nostra Signora di Loreto", the "Santuario della Madonnetta", the "Santuario di San Francesco da Paola".
Castelletto is a residential quarter of Genoa, north-western Italy.