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Sometimes, cities are lucky enough to reinvent themselves. Genoa, given short shrift in travel guides 20 years ago, has undergone a striking renaissance since 1992, when it hosted an international ...
looksatsmallthings
04/15
Although we missed the port coming in, we saw it on our way out. Savona is a pleasant town and the people ... Read more
mistertoaster
04/15
It was Sunday so we went to Church at the Cathedral De San Lorenzo. Beautiful Church. We then did our own ... Read more
Easyriderscooters
01/15
We decided to visit the aquarium, 24 eu entry adult / 12 child, great and well stocked and presented ... Read more
alcruise76
12/14
Since La Spezia is not in the list of usual stopover ports, I will comment on this new docking place. It was ... Read more
archerygirl
10/14
Possibly not the best port to go to. Took the hop on hop off bus again which got us to a couple of areas we ... Read more
iayesh
09/14
its okay. nice to see Christopher columbus' house. Read more
Stroppymare
08/14
they are obviously trying to build up the port area with shops, cafes etc. but, at the moment, it is not ... Read more
bamfam4
08/14
Used a taxi to get into town as although cruise said there would be shuttles ... None were availableNice ... Read more
marlowman
04/14
Great city to explore on your own close to the port and a fantastic city for food and architecture. Went ... Read more
J-T-Travellers
01/14
We loved Genoa! It was pouring with rain and we loved it! Not the rain, Genoa. The cafes, the square, the ... Read more
Eduardo O
01/14
Not far from downtown. You can walk, but MSC won´t tell you that. Read more
Poezestrepe
12/13
It's the home port for MSC, so an obligatory stop.Frankly, there's not much to see, especially compared to ... Read more
JemIB66
11/13
We disembarked in Savona, about 40 minutes' drive from Genoa. Disembarkation was very smooth and efficient in ... Read more
Tony UK
09/13
A fabulous day with guide Umberto Cattani. We got to Portofino by road before all the boats arrived from Sta ... Read more
riza22
09/13
We took a city bus tour from outside the port gate. Buy your ticket at the bus as it is only 10 there instead ... Read more
sooty1829
09/13
very nice town and near enough to walk it and do your own tour. Read more
navigare-con-me
09/13
I also loved this port because you can either stay in Genoa and tour the city, or take a train to Portofino, ... Read more
Nicky0802
08/13
Not a particularly attractive port and nothing very much close by. A few shops as you leave the ship but all ... Read more
4ever@cruiseline
08/13
Nice old city Read more
hummer88
08/13
Booked aquarium and kids center. The kids center is a must for any small children. Has air conditioning and ... Read more
Where,s Granda
08/13
Nothing special, worth at trip on the city tour bus from the port and get off in the middle of the city. ... Read more
Cruiserunner
08/13
Actually port 4 was Livorn but can't find it on the list and port 5 was Genoa.Wasn't off the boat in Livorno ... Read more
Gary@Lpool
08/13
This port we did not like as it was raining and weather was poor. Plenty of shopping however expensive and ... Read more
boottheaggie
07/13
Avoid this port of you can. Most guests returned the ship after an hour or so in this pit of a town. Read more

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