Here is a list of 10 things to see in Genoa during a trip:
1. Acquario di Genova: One of the largest and most famous aquariums in Europe, offering a wide variety of marine species and interactive shows.
2. San Lorenzo Cathedral: One of Genoa's main churches, with a Renaissance façade and frescoes inside.
3. The Royal Palace: A sumptuous Baroque residence with a rich history and works of art, now a museum.
4. The Porto Antico: A renovated area of the harbour, with attractions such as the Porta Siberia, the Magazzini del Cotone and the Torre della Lanterna.
5. The Centro Storico: A labyrinth of narrow medieval streets, busy squares and ancient palazzi, with the famous Via Garibaldi and its UNESCO heritage buildings.
6. La Lanterna di Genova: The oldest still functioning lighthouse in the world, it offers a panoramic view of the city from its highest point.
7. The Palazzo Spinola Museum: An art gallery housing a collection of works of art and period furniture.
8. La Boccadasse: A picturesque fishing quarter with colourful houses and a welcoming beach.
9. The Galata Museum: An interactive museum telling the maritime history of Genoa through exhibitions and simulations.
10. The Natural History Museum: A museum illustrating the diversity of Ligurian fauna and flora through permanent and temporary exhibitions.
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