News from the Riviera

2018 Blue Flag beaches: Liguria is (again) the most pristine

In 2018 Italy boasts 368 Blue Flags Beaches and region Liguria has again the highest number of Blue Flag beaches. Italy has 368 top beaches, twelve more than last year, in 175 municipalities. The figures emerge from the 2018 Blue Flag table, which certifies the services and environmental friendliness of coastal and lakeside resorts, as well...

The brand new Marina “Cala del Forte”, in Ventimiglia

Cala del Forte, the new state-of-the-art marina located only 15 to 20 minutes from the Principality of Monaco in Ventimiglia, West Liguria, Italy.     Protected naturally from the elements with a highly controlled access from the land, it is a perfect sister marina to the neighbouring Port Hercule and Port of Fontvieille. This new...

Liguria, encore la reine de la mer

Liguria, encore la reine de la mer. La qualité et le soin du développement ont été les éléments qui ont permis, encore une fois, de faire agiter les célèbres drapeaux bleu dans la magnifique Ligurie.   En 2017, la liste des plages Pavillon Bleu s”allonge en Italie! Très bonne nouvelle pour vous qui souhaitez appuyer...

OliOliva 2016, Imperia is again the capital of oil

  From 11th to 13th November 2016, Imperia and its territory celebrate with a great event their role of capitals of olive oil tastings, degustations, visits to producers, olive tree groves, olive oil mills, craftsmen shops, typical restaurants and inns in the beautiful landscape of Liguria of the days of yore. All this is OliOliva,...

L’automne en Liguria

L’AUTOMNE EN LIGURIA: La Rivière des Fleurs est très charmante à toutes les saisons   Il y a encore quelques “baigneurs” courageux qui choisissent de prendre un bain à la mer pendant ces dernières semaines alors que nous attendons l’arrivée de l’automne. Ces semaines sont très importantes parce qu’elles marquent les reprises scolaires, du travail ou...

Недвижимость за рубежом

Недвижимость за рубежом – вопрос, который всегда являлся актуальным. Будь то зарубежная недвижимость с целью переезда или же для осуществления вложений, в первую очередь, в виде инвестиций в зарубежную недвижимость и получения в будущем дохода от сдачи в аренду. Италия, с точки зрения инвестиций в недвижимость за рубежом, благодрая своей древней и богатой истории, всегда...

Ospedaletti, vintage motorcycles race

Every two years in Ospedaletti takes place the fabulous revival of vintage motorcycles. Here you will see motorcycles and riders of yesteryear in an amazing two-day event. The Ospedaletti circuit is nicknamed the mini TT of flowers. The “Autodromo di Ospedaletti” was the second designated venue for the San Remo Formula One Grand Prix from...

2016 Blue Flag beaches: Liguria is again the most pristine

In 2016 Italy boasts 293 Blue Flags Beaches and region Liguria has again the highest number of Blue Flag beaches. Italy has 293 top beaches, thirteen more than last year: the figures emerge from the 2016 Blue Flag table, which certifies the services and environmental friendliness of coastal and lakeside resorts, as well as the...

A Contemporary Art Museum in Imperia

Inaugurated on February 6th the new Contemporary Art Museum in Imperia is hosted in Villa Faravelli, a historical beautiful 1930 villa.   The museum will quickly become an important destination for contemporary art, nationally and beyond, thanks to its unique permanent collection donated by Lino Invernizzi and his wife to the City of Imperia. The...

San Remo Music Festival 2016

The SanRemo Festival lands in a colorful, amusing and floral city from February 9th. Finally! The most awaited-for week for Italian music fans is here. From February 9th to 13th, Italy stops to watch Sanremo festival, one of the main shows of Italy and worldwide. It is amusing to watch it from home, live on...

Olioliva: the olive oil festival in Imperia

The Olioliva event will take place in the 13th – 15th November weekend in the historical centre of Imperia Oneglia. Extra virgin olive oil is not just a local food specialty any more: it is rather an element of the Ligurian culture itself. Head to Imperia, world oil capital, from 13th to 15th November, for...

Wine in Sanremo, the wine festival from 10 to 12 October

‘Taste the emotions’: this is the slogan that will accompany the first edition of Wine in Sanremo, event to be held in the city of flowers, October 10 to 12 2015; for experts in the field as well as fans with the intent to promote a broad and multi-faceted culture of wine characterized by one...