Pesto, pandolce and pignolini: what to eat in Genoa

The Italian home of pesto and pandolce is turning a corner when it comes to food, with modern dishes sharing the culinary spotlight with old favourites. 

Rooms: Genoa

The Italian port city and its surroundings offer a smattering of stunning sleeping dens — from a hand-built farmhouse to a palazzo penthouse

Hidden Italy: Rolli Palaces

Italy is packed with so much exquisite art and architecture that some of it may have escaped your attention. On a visit to Genoa, go behind closed doors to discover the Rolli Palaces.

City life: Genoa

Once a mercantile superpower, Genoa wears its history on its sleeve. Yet its burgeoning art, culture and cuisine are unashamedly 21st century.

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